Sundial and Compass Case


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    Basic Information

    Artifact Identification Sundial and Compass Case   (1929.09.0001B)
    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) 8.0 cm
    Dimension 2 (Width) 7.4 cm
    Dimension 3 (Depth) 2.4 cm
    Weight 32 g
    Measuring Remarks None
    Materials Plant--Wood, Textile, Metal--Brass, Bronze?, Pigment
    Manufacturing Processes Carved, Forging, Painting
    Munsell Color Information Black (N 2.75/) -ns Very Deep Red ( 7.5 R 2/8) -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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