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Equinoctial Dial, by Hieronymus de Arresse, Spain, 1598

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Inventory Number: 38577
Object Type:
Persons: Hieronymus de Arresse (Maker)
Date Created: 1598
Place Created: Spain Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Brass box with hinged lid. Hour scale on outer lid, gnomon missing, inset compass and latitude strut and scale inside, with engraved figures of St. Francis of Assisi and St. Anthony of Padua on the inner lid; latitude table on base.
Primary Inscriptions: "F. Hieronymus de Arresse"
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
59 62 15 mm


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