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Horary Quadrant, by Poppel, German, c. 1605?

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Inventory Number: 55251
Object Type: Object
Persons: Poppel (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Late 17th century?
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection  Quadrants Astronomical Instruments Mathematical Instruments   
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Quadrant with rectilinear hour lines and zodiac scale in four columns labelled "D. C. M et V" (probably not a date). Two pinhole sights; one broken. Volvelle on reverse. Plumb bob missing. With velvet-lined case.
Primary Inscriptions: "Poppel"
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass

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