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Horizontal String-Gnomon Dial, by R. L'Amand, Dieppe, c. 1730

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Inventory Number: 50843
Object Type:
Persons: R. L'Amand (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: c. 1730
Place Created: Dieppe France Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Octagonal diptych format. 1a blank; 1b printed circular sheet of paper with signature and coloured ship pasted into recess; 2a inset compass with printed and coloured card, and horizontal string-gnomon dial; 2b blank. Two hooks for fastening upper leaf shut, one for holding it open.
Primary Inscriptions: "R. * L'AMAND A. DIEPPE"
Provenance: Presented to the University by Lewis Evans with his collection.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Wood
paper and glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
68 53 14 mm

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