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Nocturnal, German, 18th Century

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Inventory Number: 47852
Object Type:
Persons: M. J. Stottrup (Maker)
Date Created: 18th century
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Nocturnals Astronomical Instruments Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: German copper alloy nocturnal from the 18th century the obverse is blank, with a floral pattern on the handle decorated with cut-out sections, and dotted inscriptions on the back. There are two dials and an adjustable arm.
Primary Inscriptions: 'M. J. Stöttrup' 'H. Junge Kirch[?wi]stedt Pr. Hannover
Provenance: From the collection of Lewis Evans.
Collection Group:
Material(s): copper alloy
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
251 140 5 mm


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