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Inventory no. 51384 - Former Display Label

German NOCTURNAL and REGIOMONTANUS DIAL
1581

Gilt brass. Signed, "Vdalricus Schniep Monachij [i.e. of Munich]" and "15 V S 81".

In the centre of the nocturnal is a lunar aspectarium.

On the back of the instrument are a Regiomontanus dial and a shadow-scale.

This instrument is a copy of the instrument, by Caspar Vopel, which is shown below [no. G. 70].

[G. 71]
Lewis Evans Collection.

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