Pocket sundial with compass in silvered case, Japan, 1801-1866. Hour lines divided into six equal parts, method used in Japan until 1866 (see note).
- Time Measurement
- Object Number:
- brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (metal), metal (unknown), paper (fibre product) and silvered glass
overall (as displayed): 23 mm x 109 mm x 57 mm,
- furnishing and equipment
- measuring device - instrument
- Mrs. I. M. Beasley
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