Horizontal sundial for latitude 43° with brass gno
Horizontal sundial for latitude 43° with brass gnomon on slate base, also with an iron frame having an aperture to allow a ray of sunlight to fall on a part of the base engraved with an analemma for correcting for the equation of time, and a grid indicating months, and hour lines close to noon
- Time Measurement
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- plate horizontal sundial
- Christie's South Kensington Limited
- Permanent collection
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