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Horizontal Dial, German, Later 16th Century

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Inventory Number: 54946
Object Type:
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Billmeir Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1957-84/54
Brief Description: Square box with lid carrying coat of arms; horizontal dial with (replacement) silver folding gnomon; compass.
Primary Inscriptions: "IOAN BAPTISTA NAVMAN" around a coat-of-arms on the cover, presumably original owner's name.
Provenance: From the Michel Collection; from the Billemir Collectio.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Gilt brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
56 56 14 mm


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