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Diptych Dial, by Hans Troschel, Nuremberg, c. 1600

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Inventory Number: 42021
Object Type: Object
Persons: Hans Troschel (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1600
Place Created: Nuremberg Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: In the shape of a book. Vertical pin-gnomon dial and horizontal pin gnomon dial with inset compass (needle and glass missing). Unidentified coat of arms on base.
Primary Inscriptions: "HANS TROSCHEL *"
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Ivory
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
82 58 15 mm


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