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Decorative Nocturnal, German, 19th Century

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Inventory Number: 45346
Object Type:
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Nocturnals Astronomical Instruments Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Brief Description: Decorative bronze nocturnal from late 19th century Germany, this is highly decorative with a leaf design but the absence of a central hole would have meant it could not function as a working nocturnal so may have been a 'fake'.
Collection Group:
Material(s): bronze
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
286 126 15 mm

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