Sundial, brass, originally silvered, base plate 9i

Made:
1701-1800 in Czech Republic

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Sundial, brass, originally silvered, base plate 9in. by 6 7/8in. Engraved Joseph Modestin in Chindin (Bohemia), German, 18th century. Sights of alidate and one small brass screen missing

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1880-45
Materials:
brass (alloy), chronological, engraved, inscription, tilted
Measurements:
base: 228.6 mm x 174.625 mm
type:
mechanical equinoctial sundial
credit:
Monsieur Fulgence
status:
Permanent collection

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