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Sundial - Compass, Kilpatrick & Co, London, circa 1925 Object Reg. No: ST 017707

Summary:
Compass sundial, white plastic case and clear plastic dome, made by Kilpatrick & Co, London, circa 1925.
Description:
Round white plastic case and lid that screws on, clear plastic dome over compass with circular paper scale attached. Gnomon fixed to centre of paper scale which is calibrated to show direction and hours for southern hemisphere in roman numerals.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr John Askew, 1928
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 5.5 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: england
Inscriptions: Dial inscribed 'Kilpatrick & Co London.'
Manufacturer: Kilpatrick & Co, London, England, Great Britain, circa 1925

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