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Bloud-Type Magnetic Azimuth Dial, by Jacques Senecal, Dieppe, c. 1660

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Inventory Number: 51567
Object Type:
Persons: Jacques Senecal (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: c. 1660
Place Created: Dieppe France Europe
Accession Number: 1957-84/235
Brief Description: 1a universal equinoctial dial; 1b lunar volvelle and latitude scale; 2a horizontal string-gnomon dial and magnetic azimuth dial with printed compass card incorporating a latitude table; 2b perpetual calendar on calendar disc.
Primary Inscriptions: "Jacques Senecal ADieppe fecit" engraved on perpetual calendar disc.
Provenance: Not ascertained
Collection Group:
Material(s): Ivory
silver
glass
paper and brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
84 79 16 mm

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