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Double Rectilinear Dial, by Giuseppe Toaldo, Padua, 1760

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Inventory Number: 44942
Object Type:
Persons: Giuseppe Toaldo (Maker)
Date Created: 1760
Place Created: Padua Italy Europe
Subject Classification(s): Billmeir Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1957-84/195
Brief Description: Two rectilinear dials, universal Regiomontanus-type and for latitude 45 degrees. Latitudes listed on rim. Painted dials on wood with ivory fittings. Paper covered card slip case.
Primary Inscriptions: 'Josep. Toaldus Prof. Astronomiæ Patauino Atheneo [i.e. of the University of Padua] 1760'
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
160 100 mm

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