White painted brass dial, from Huygens clock movement reproduction

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Additional white painted brass dial, for minutes and seconds and separate rotating second dial for reproduction (from "Horologium Oscillatorium" 1673) of Huygens clock movement (see note).

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1927-1981 Pt3
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and paint
Measurements:
overall (moving dial): 15 mm x 220 x 90 mm, Wt. 0.75kg
overall (dial plate): 25 mm x 185 mm, Wt. 0.039kg
credit:
J. Morrison and Sons