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Image number
LRI4632571
Title
Brassy dial showing the time lines of the sun's movement and indicating its entry into the zodiacal signs. It is on latitude 43 corresponding to Tuscany and Umbria. Made by the watchmaker Girolamo della Volpaia (circa 1530-1614) in 1570. Florence, istituto e museo di storia delle scienze
Artist
Unknown Artist, (16th century)
Photographer
Luisa Ricciarini
Location
Istituto e Museo di Storia della Scienza, Florence, Italy
Description
Brassy dial showing the time lines of the sun's movement and indicating its entry into the zodiacal signs. It is on latitude 43 corresponding to Tuscany and Umbria. Made by the watchmaker Girolamo della Volpaia (circa 1530-1614) in 1570. Florence, istituto e museo di storia delle scienze
Photo credit
Luisa Ricciarini / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
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