Sand Glass in Cylindrical Brass Mount,

Made:
1601-1700 in Europe

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Single sand-glass in double cylindrical brass mount. Initials IHS engraved. 9 mins. Abbot Horne No.34. Type A. Unsigned, Europe, 1601-1700.

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1953-301
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, sand and string
type:
sand glass
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
credit:
Abbot Horne Collection