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Astronomical Compendium, by V.C., English, c. 1554

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Inventory Number: 51738
Object Type:
Persons: V. C.
Date Created: c. 1554
Place Created: United Kingdom (England) Europe
Accession Number: 1952-74
Brief Description: English astronomical compendium incorporating a sundial, nocturnal, compass, clinometer, star-maps, lunar volvelle, almanack, tables of latitudes and tides.
Primary Inscriptions: Signed "V.C."
Provenance: Lent by the Bodleian Library.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Gilt brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
85 57 20 mm


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