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Gunter-Type Horary Quadrant, by Walter Hayes, London, 17th Century

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Inventory Number: 55166
Object Type: Object
Persons: Walter Hayes (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: 17th century
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Quadrants Astronomical Instruments Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1973-13
Brief Description: Gunter quadrant with shadow square. Rotating planisphere on reverse within circular scale of hours. No sights.
Primary Inscriptions: "W: Hayes / fecit"
Provenance: Lent by Miss M.A.R. Palser. Found at a school in Cirencester.
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Material(s): Brass

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