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Sundial - Pocket Equatorial Object Reg. No: ST 024152

Summary:
Equatorial pocket sundial in metal case.
Description:
Needle gnomon on ring for hours. The ring has an indentation between numbers 6 and 8 for latitude arm that has plumb bob. Compass counter sunk in ring supported by 3 legs. Round metal case has discs that rotate over incised scales (lower disc detached). Inside is separate disc with table of figures.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Paul Eicher, 1957
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 1.8 cm (Height), 6.5 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: sundials
Themes this item is part of: Horology Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Sundials
Tertiary Classification: origin unknown

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