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Equatorial Sundial -
Equatorial Sundial -
Equatorial Sundial -
brass equitorial sundial on wooden base
Equatorial Sundial on wooden base side view
Equatorial Sundial on wooden base next to box showing renaissance style illustration

Equatorial Sundial

Regular price £80.00 £80.00 Sale

This is a reproduction of one of the equatorial clocks that were made in Renaissance Italy in the sixteenth century.

When suitably set and inclined to counteract the tilt of the earth, the shadow of central bar (gnomon) will mark the hours on the inside of the circle.

Height: 19 cm
Diameter: 7 cm
Material: Brass effect alloy
Please note: this item is intended for decorative purposes and should not be used for precise time-keeping.

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