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Equinoctial Dial, by Andreas Vogler, Augsburg, Early 18th Century

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Inventory Number: 39055
Object Type:
Persons: Andreas Vogler (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Early 18th Century
Place Created: Augsburg Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Augsburg type of brass with silvered-brass compass dial and inset beneath base with names of towns and their latitudes. Square box of paper, wood, leather and brown velvet lining.
Primary Inscriptions: "And. Vogl" [Andreas Vogler].
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans with his collection.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass
silvered-brass and glass; paper and wooden box with velvet

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