10-27-2002 10-27-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
October 27, 2002 10:00 AMCalender

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial by Johan Schrettegger

Auction: Sale #2173 - 2173 Location: Bolton Date / Time: October 27, 2002 10:00AM


Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial by Johan Schrettegger, Augsburg, 18th/19th century, with rod gnomon, hour ring divided III-XII-I-IX, the latitude arc divided 10-90, compass box with blued-steel needle and silverd dial, the underside with latitudes for Augsberg and Cracow, the octagonal base with engraved stylized sun rays, wd. 2 in., in cardboard case.
Estimate $500-700


Johan Schrettegger, blued-steel needle