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Equinoctial Dial, by Johann Schrettegger, Augsburg, 18th Century

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Inventory Number: 37990
Object Type:
Persons: Johann Nepomuk Schrettegger (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: 18th Century
Place Created: Augsburg Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Augsburg type, gilt eight-sided base, silvered-brass (traces) hinged quadrant, hour ring, compass dial and circular inset beneath base with name of maker; in cardboard and dark brown leather octagonal case. Printed paper instructions leaflet signed Johann Rep. Schrettegger, Compassmacher in Augsburg.
Primary Inscriptions: "Joh Schrettegger".
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans with his collection.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Gilt
silvered-brass and glass; cardboard and leather case

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