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Equinoctial Ring Dial, with Quadrant, by Franciscus de Salvis, Madrid, 1695

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Inventory Number: 48981
Object Type: quadrant
Persons: Franciscus de Salvis (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: 1695
Place Created: Madrid Spain Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Brass, calibrated for Northern and Southern latitudes, and with quadrant of degrees [marked: "QVADRANS AD INVESTIGANDAS LATITVDINES"] on reverse of meridian circle.
Primary Inscriptions: "FRANCISC. DE SALVIS ROMAN. FECIT MATRITI 1695".
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass

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