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Inventory no. 52188 - Former Display Label

French 'BLOUD' DIAL
Late 17th century

Ivory, white metal and brass; compass-card printed from an engraved plate; with original leather-covered paste-board box. Unsigned and undated.

Includes: 1. Universal equinoctial and polar dials; 2. Combined lunar volvelle and the southern part of the equinoctial dial; 3. 'Bloud' and horizontal string-gnomon dials and table of latitudes; 4. Perpetual calendar.

Formerly in the Waters Collection.

[F. 169]
Lewis Evans Collection

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