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Equinoctial Dial, by Petrus Aggere, Madrid, 1562

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Inventory Number: 35203
Object Type:
Persons: Petrus Aggere (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Dated 1562
Place Created: Madrid Spain Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection  Sundials Mathematical Instruments   
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Square compass bowl with 20-60° latitude scale on one side; equinoctial plate with folding strut
Primary Inscriptions: "IN GRATIAM D. PETRI FAGIARDI F. PETRVS AGGERIVS Madrici anno 1562" around three sides
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Gilt brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
59 57 mm


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