Set of four sand-glasses, marked 1/4, 2/4, 3/4, an

Made:
1720

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Set of four sand-glasses, marked 1/4, 2/4, 3/4, and 4/4, dated 1720, in wood and ivory mount

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1953-414
Materials:
date mark, decorated, ebony, emery, glass, ivory, marked, measured, mounted, powder, timer
type:
sand glass
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
credit:
Mr. H. E. Backer
status:
Permanent collection

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