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Lower Leaf of a Diptych Dial with City View of Nuremberg, by Johann Gebhart, Nuremberg, c. 1550

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Inventory Number: 58226
Object Type:
Persons: Johann Gebhart (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1550
Place Created: Nuremberg Germany Europe
Accession Number: 2002-6
Brief Description: Town view of Nuremberg on underside. Upperside has horizontal dial for ordinary and Babylonian or Nuremberg hours, an empty compass bowl and an explanatory text panel.
Primary Inscriptions: Punched "IOHAN GEBHART APVD FOSSAM SAGITTAR:"
Provenance: Purchased at auction from Christie's in 2002, with assistance from the Resource/Science Museum PRISM Grant Fund.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Ivory
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
130 104 9 mm

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