Pocket Sand Glass, Unsigned, 1601-1700

Made:
1601-1700 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

Pocket sand-glass in brass case, European, unsigned, 1601-1700.

A pocket sand-glass in brass case probably dating from the seventeenth century.

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1937-186
Materials:
brass, glass, sand and thread
type:
sand glass
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
credit:
Dr. W. L. Hildburgh