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Portable diptych sundial

Maker:
Paulus Reinman (active 1575–1609)
Date:
1602
Culture:
German, Nuremberg
Medium:
Ivory, brass
Dimensions:
4 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (11.4 x 8.9 cm)
Classification:
Horology
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Stephen D. Tucker, 1903
Accession Number:
03.21.24
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 520
Signature: PAVLVS REIMAN (bottom tablet, lower quarter, stamped in red)

Marking: Stamped on upper edge of bottom tablet, upside down, twice: [1] a crown; Stamped in black on compass well of bottom tablet: [2] a crown
Mrs. Stephen D. Tucker (until 1903; to MMA)
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