Sundial and Compass

1929.09.0001A

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Artifact Identification Sundial and Compass   (1929.09.0001A)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Science & Technology T&E
  2. :
  3. Surveying & Navigational T&E
  4. :
  5. Navigational Equipment
  6. ;
  7. Science & Technology T&E
  8. :
  9. Timekeeping T&E
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 17th – 18th century CE
Culture German

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 7 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 6.1 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.2 cm
Weight 36 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Metal--Brass, Bronze?, Pigment
Manufacturing Processes Forging, Cast, Painting
Munsell Color Information Light Olive ( 5 Y 5/4) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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