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

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Inventory Number: 42610
Object Type:
Persons: Charles Bloud (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: c. 1660
Place Created: Dieppe France Europe
Accession Number: 1957-84/234
Brief Description: 1a universal equinoctial and polar dials; 1b combined lunar volvelle and southern part of equinoctial dial, and latitude scale; 2a horizontal string-gnomon dial and magnetic azimuth dial with printed card incorporating latitude list; 2b perpetual calendar volvelle.
Primary Inscriptions: "Fair Par Charles Bloud ADieppe" engraved on perpetual calendar.
Provenance: Not ascertained
Collection Group:
Material(s): Ivory
silver
paper
glass and brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
81 72 15 mm

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