'Sunquest' Mean-Time Sundial, Designed by R. L. Schmoyer, 2001

Made:
1959 (designed); 2001(made) in Bedlington
maker:
Tony Moss
and
Lindisfarne sundials
designer:
Richard L Schmoyer

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'Sunquest' mean time sundial, heliochronometer designed by R. L. Schmoyer, made by Tony Moss, Lindisfarne Sundials, Bedlington, Northumberland 2001. The castings were made in America from Schmoyer's original 1959 pattern designs, and now held held by the American Sundial Society.

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
2003-213
Materials:
aluminium (metal) and steel (metal)
type:
sundial
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
credit:
Tony Moss, Lindisfarne Sundials