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Sundial - Portable Compass Object Reg. No: ST 023927

Summary:
Pocket sundial with compass. Graduated for the southern hemisphere.
Description:
Wooden case, compass in base. Gnomon folds and fits recess in lid, lid has card of corrections in recess.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Miss S. Armytage, 1955
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 6.5 cm (Width), 6.5 cm (Length)
Dimension Comment: Height: Open with gnomon raised: 3.8; open with lid at right angles 8; closed 2.5

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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
References: PHOTO IN D.O.R.C. STRATEGIC PLAN 1995-2000.

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