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Portable diptych sundial

Hans Troschel the Younger (probably born 1599, died before 1634)
German, Nuremberg
Ivory and brass
3-7/8 x 2-5/8 in. (9.8 x 6.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Stephen D. Tucker, 1903
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: HANNS TROSCHEL ANNO 1620 (stamped and inked in red on lower border of the upper tablet, open position)

Marking: A six-pointed star (stamped twice on lower tablet, closed position, bottom of epact)
Mrs. Stephen D. Tucker (until 1903; to MMA)
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