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Nocturnal and Sundial, German, 1612

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Object is on display.
Inventory Number: 50028
Object Type:
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Nocturnals Astronomical Instruments Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Nocturnal with pierced handle, instructions in German verse; vertical plate dial on reverse.
Primary Inscriptions: 'Anno 1612'
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass

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