Sundial, made as a locket, gilt metal, part silver

Made:
1596 in Madrid

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Sundial, made as a locket, gilt metal, part silver, 1¾-inches square, by Juan Cocart, madrid, Spain, 1596 (see note).

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1883-122
Materials:
gilt, metal (unknown) and silver
Measurements:
overall (open, as displayed): 35 mm x 45 mm x 84 mm,
type:
universal equinoctial sundial
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
credit:
Victoria and Albert Museum