Objects
Maire, le Pierre. Horizontal sundial. 18th century
Maire, le Pierre. Horizontal sundial. 18th century
Number
МЛ-2738
Title
Horizontal sundial
Date
18th century
Author
Maire, le Pierre
Material
brass, glass
Dimensions
diameter 5.1
Annotation
The base of the dial is cylindrical box with folding triangle gnomon and deepened compass box. The dial is designed for latitude about 45°. Hour scale IV-ХII-VIII with points in 1/2 hour. Signature: "Paris. P. L. Maire".
Corpus
History of Science Monuments. 14th-19th centuries. Mikhail Lomonosov Museum