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

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Inventory Number: 34478
Object Type:
Persons: Charles Bloud (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: c. 1660
Place Created: Dieppe France Europe
Brief Description: 1a universal equinoctial dial; 1b combined lunar volvelle and southern part of equinoctial dial, and latitude scale; 2a magnetic azimuth dial incorporating latitude list on printed compass card and unusual needle; 2b rotating calendar disc.
Primary Inscriptions: "Charles / Bloud / ADieppe" engraved on calendar disc.
Provenance: Not ascertained
Collection Group:
Material(s): Ivory
silver
silvered brass
brass and glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
73 65 16 mm

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