Bronze octagonal Moon dial by Elias Allen, about 1

Made:
1607-1653
maker:
Elias Allen

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Group photograph of Portable universal equinoctial sundial, in brass, signed "A Ryther * Fecit * 1588" with inscription
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London

Bronze octagonal Moon dial by Elias Allen, about 1630, 10 1/8" wide engraved "Elias Allen fecit a Moone diall" Gnomon for latitude 51 1/2

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1921-613
type:
plate horizontal sundial
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry
status:
Permanent collection

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