Wooden Column Sundial with Map Decoration

Made:
1651-1725 in Germany
maker:
Unknown

Wooden column sundial, designed for a latitude of 49°, bearing a map of Bavaria, unsigned, Germany, 1651-1725.

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1938-22
Materials:
bronze (copper, tin alloy) and wood (unidentified)
type:
sundial
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
credit:
Buch-und Kunstantiquariat Auktionsinst.