Description
Butterfield" type SOLAR POCKET DIAL in brass with octagonal plate engraved with time scales (Roman and Arabic interleaved),
with folding gnomon and bird style, built-in compass with fleur-de-lys decoration. Engraved on the back of the latitudes of major European cities.
Signed Meurand in Paris.
18th century.
With its case (small accident with the clasp).
7.9 cmx 6.5 cm.
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Butterfield" type SOLAR POCKET DIAL in brass with octagonal plate engraved with time scales (Roman and Arabic interleaved),
with folding gnomon and bird style, built-in compass with fleur-de-lys decoration. Engraved on the back of the latitudes of major European cities.
Signed Meurand in Paris.
18th century.
With its case (small accident with the clasp).
7.9 cmx 6.5 cm.

Estimate 200 - 300 EUR
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