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Equinoctial Ring Dial, English, Late 18th Century

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Inventory Number: 34575
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Brief Description: Brass, calibrated for Northern and Southern latitudes, and with quadrant of degrees on reverse of the meridian ring. In mahogany box with sliding lid.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated.
Provenance: Gift from Royal Astronomical Society
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass; mahogany box

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Inventory Number: 34575
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass; mahogany box

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