Sundial - Portable Compass Object Reg. No: ST 023927

Pocket sundial with compass. Graduated for the southern hemisphere.
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, horology
Themes this item is part of: 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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