Universal ringdial brass (part silvered)

Made:
1701-1800 in France
Universal ringdial brass (part silvered), diameter 8 1/2 Universal ringdial brass (part silvered) (universal ring sundial)

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Universal ringdial brass (part silvered), diameter 8 1/2
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Universal ringdial brass (part silvered), diameter 8 1/2", brassplate 3 3/8 In. square, French, 18th century

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1880-29
Materials:
brass (alloy), silvered, adjustable and chronological
Measurements:
brassplate: 86 mm square; ringdial diameter: 216 mm
type:
universal ring sundial
credit:
Monsieur Fulgence