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Diptych Dial, by J. P. Kleininger, German, Later 18th Century

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Inventory Number: 20302
Object Type:
Persons: J. P. Kleininger (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Later 18th Century
Place Created: Germany Europe
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Wooden dial with coloured printed paper scales. 1a latitude table; 1b vertical string-gnomon dial with attachment holes for 40, 43, 45, 47, 50, 53, 55, 57, 60°, and scales for 40, 45, 50, 55, 60°; 2a horizontal string-gnomon dial with scales for 40, 45, 50, 55, 60° and compass.
Primary Inscriptions: "J. P. Kleininger." on printed compass rose. "5960 / 25" written on (dealer's?) printed label pasted on base.
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans with his collection.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Wood
paper
brass and glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
158 96 20 mm

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