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Equinoctial Ring Dial, English, 18th Century

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Inventory Number: 77039
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1931-6/143
Brief Description: Meridian ring, hour ring, declination slot, suspension ring with latitude adjustment over two quadrants, nautical ring. Fitted mahogany box incorporating stand.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Presented by the Royal Astronomical Society. Presented to the RAS by Dr. L.S. Little, 1904
Collection Group: Royal Astronomical Society Collection
Material(s): Brass


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