Universal sundial in bronze with compass

Made:
1701-1800 in Germany

Universal pocket sundial, octagonal base, diameter of hour circle 2 7/8-inches, small plumbob, Germany, 1701-1800 (see note).

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1916-321
Materials:
bronze (copper, tin alloy), metal (unknown)
Measurements:
overall (open, as displayed): 80 mm x 84 mm x 95 mm,
type:
equinoctial sundial
credit:
Thomas H. Court

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