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Diptych Dial, Spanish?, c.1600

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Inventory Number: 83993
Object Type: Object
Place Created: Spain Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Unusual and distinctive compass needle.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Presented to the University by Lewis Evans with his collection.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Ivory
paper and glass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
69 63 22 mm


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