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Equinoctial Dial, by P. Flechet & Cie, Paris, Late 19th Century

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Inventory Number: 42286
Object Type:
Place Created: Paris France Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Cast iron base with clampable inclining support and index; circular hour plate with pinhole casting spot onto plate with analemma for equation of time.
See also inv. 34749.
Primary Inscriptions: "CHRONOMÈTRE SOLAIRE / Breveté / S.G.D.G. / P. FLECHET ET CIE. / 5, Rue Nve [?] St Augustin / PARIS"
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Cast iron and brass

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