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Diptych Dial, by Negelein, Nuremberg, 19th Century

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Inventory Number: 55194
Object Type: sundial, diptych dial
Persons: Negelein (Maker)
Date Created: 19th Century
Place Created: Nuremberg Germany Europe
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Presumably for the English-speaking market. 1a printed latitude table beginning with American cities; 1b printed and coloured vertical string-gnomon dial, with points marked for 34-56°; 2a inset compass with printed and coloured card and printed and coloured horizontal string-gnomon dial for 55, 50 and [45?]°; 2b blank. One hook for fastening upper leaf open (missing), another to close.
Primary Inscriptions: "Negelein at Nuremberg / in Bavaria." Owner's or dealer's notes on base: "Achille / No / 20[...]96" in ink and "302 / 97" on pasted label
Provenance: Not ascertained
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
paper and glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
84 54 17 mm

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