Multiple Sundial

Multiple Sundial

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Description
This jagged wooden instrument consists of two adjacent triangular prisms, joined together at the base. There is no gnomon.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Sundial, Multiple
Measurements
overall: 5.6 cm x 14.3 cm x 5 cm; 2 7/32 in x 5 5/8 in x 1 31/32 in
ID Number
1987.0707.05
catalog number
1987.0707.05
accession number
1987.0707
catalog number
330840
subject
Mathematics
Timekeeping
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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