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Sundial and Nocturnal, North African?, 16th Century?

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Inventory Number: 48046
Object Type:
Place Created: North Africa Africa
Subject Classification(s): Nocturnals Astronomical Instruments Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Copper alloy sundial and nocturnal with two movable dials. Inscriptions in Arabic.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: From the collection of Lewis Evans.
Collection Group:
Material(s): copper alloy
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
154 133 15 mm


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