Hemispherical sundial, brass. Inscribed: "Hyeronim

Made:
1580 in Florence

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Hemispherical sundial, brass. Inscribed: "Hyeronimus Vulpariae Florentinus Faciebat A.D. MDLXXX". On octagonal base, 7 inches wide

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1952-233
Materials:
brass (alloy), chronological, hemispherical, inscription, octagonal and vertical
type:
scaphe sundial
credit:
Mr. H. E. Backer