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Equinoctial Ring Dial with Quadrant, by Michael Butterfield, Paris, Late 17th Century

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Inventory Number: 34439
Object Type:
Persons: Butterfield (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Late 17th Century
Place Created: Paris France Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Brass, with quadrant in degrees on reverse of meridian circle. In red velvet-lined fishskin case.
Primary Inscriptions: "Butterfied AParis".
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass; fishskin case

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