"Astronomical circle" or "armillary astrolabe" sundial

Made:
1601-1700

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Astronomical circles, brass, 1601-1700, diameter 4 1/8 inch or "armillary astrolabe" ( suspension attachment missing)

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1895-30
type:
sundial
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
credit:
Weishaupt and Co.

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