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Equinoctial Ring Dial, by Johann Willebrand, Augsburg, c. 1720

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Inventory Number: 41658
Object Type:
Persons: Johann Willebrand (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Between 1703-1746
Place Created: Augsburg Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Brass meridian ring and silver-brass hour ring and bridge; of conventional design. Same unusual form of suspension ring as 45426.
Primary Inscriptions: "Johann Willebrand, in Augspug" [for Augsburg].
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass and silver-brass

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