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Horary Planisphere and Quadrant, by Henry Sutton, London, 1659

preview image for Horary Planisphere and Quadrant, by Henry Sutton, London, 1659
Object is on display.
Inventory Number: 38992
Object Type: Object
Persons: Henry Sutton
Date Created: Dated 1659
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Quadrants Astronomical Instruments Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Sliding plate and rotating planisphere for time by stars. On the reverse a quadrant for solar azimuth with an alidade with slit sights. Suspension ring.
Primary Inscriptions: "Henricus Sutton Londini fecit" and "1659"
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
93 93 mm

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