Silver altitude sundial in leather case

Made:
1568-1590 in London
maker:
Humfrey Cole

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Altitude sundial, in silver, for latitude 51°30 secs. (London), signed Humfray Colle, in original tooled leather case, by Humfrey Cole, London, England, 1568-1590.

Gallery label, 2000: 77

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Materials:
leather, possibly bronze or brass, silver (metal)
Measurements:
overall (opned, as displayed): 77 mm x 80 mm x 76 mm,
Identifier:
1985-100
type:
horizontal quadrant altitude sundial
status:
Permanent collection

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