Universal ring sundial

Made:
North and Central America and Spain
maker:
Manuel de Ballesteros

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Universal ring dial, inscribed with names and latitudes of various places in Central America, by Manuel de Ballesteros, probably Spain, for use in Central America, between 1750-1850 (see note).

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1938-369
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and metal (unknown)
type:
universal ring sundial
credit:
Mr W.E. Miller