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sundial and compass with case
  • Japan
  • sundial and compass with case, 1800s, late Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ivory, wood
  • Object Diameter: 16.5 cm
    Object Diameter: 6 1/2 in
  • The Doctor Maurice L. Jones Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1952.0045

Hour sun dial and compass of ivory with wooden case. Level at center of ivory horseshoe.