History of Science Museum: Collection Database Search

Record Details 2

Bloud-Type Magnetic Azimuth Dial, by Charles Bloud, Dieppe, c. 1660

preview image for Bloud-Type Magnetic Azimuth Dial, by Charles Bloud, Dieppe, c. 1660
Object is on display.
Inventory Number: 52554
Object Type:
Persons: Charles Bloud (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: c. 1660
Place Created: Dieppe France Europe
Subject Classification(s): Billmeir Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1957-84/233
Brief Description:
Primary Inscriptions: "Charles / Bloud / ADieppe" engraved at centre of calendar volvelle
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir.
Collection Group: Billmeir Collection
Material(s): Ivory
silver
paper and glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
77 67 18 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 15619Image with multimedia irn 15535Image with multimedia irn 15617

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/52554