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Ivory tablet compass sundial
Ivory tablet compass sundial; 3 3/4 x 2 3/8 x 7/16-inches. Made by Hans Ducher, Nuremberg, Germany, 1574. (Compass needle and glass missing.) (See note.)
Tablet sundial with compass, ivory with coloured engraving, 4¼ x 2½-inches, Germany, 1648 (see note).
Tablet sundial in ivory
Tablet sundial of ivory, 3 x 1 7/8-inches, by Hans Ducher, Nuremberg, Germany, 1537-1632 (see note).
Tablet sun-dial with string gnomon
Tablet sun-dial with string gnomon, ivory, engraved with epacts for years 1611 to 1629, size 4 x 3¼-inches, Germany, 1610 (see note).
Tablet sundial of ivory
Tablet sundial with compass, engraved ivory, highly decorative with religious images, 3 x 2¾-inches, Germany, 1601-1700. With subsidiary dial (see note).
Tablet diptych (?) sundial for Italian hours
Tablet sundial, ivory and bronze, Italian hours (cracked). One compass needle and glass missing. Vertical dial for use at latitude 42° (Rome). Cup dial for use at latitude 45° (Venice). Made in Italy, 1530-1640 (see note).