Ivory Sundial From Dieppe In France flag

Object description :

"Ivory Sundial From Dieppe In France"
Dieppe-engraved ivory sundial consisting of
- on the cover, an engraved dial pierced in the center to receive a small gnomon-rod located in its lateral housing,
- inside of the cover, dial with rotating brass disc and latitude scale,
- circular wire dial with table of latitudes of the cities at the bottom of the compass; small mobile positioning square;
closure with 2 brass hooks,
with a fine and beautiful decoration of engraved and blackenedfriezes on all the contours and frames
Dieppe, France, late 17th century
Price: 2500 €
Period: 17th century
Style: Louis 14th, Regency
Condition: Très bon

Material: Ivory
Length: 6 cm
Width: 5.2 cm
Height: 1.3 cm

Reference: 775633
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