Decorative Arts Auction

December 07, 2015

LOT 141
French Brass Butterfield Type Sundial with Compass, Nicholas Bion å Paris, c.1700
  • French Brass Butterfield Type Sundial with Compass, Nicholas Bion å Paris, c.1700

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French Brass Butterfield Type Sundial with Compass, Nicholas Bion å Paris, c.1700

signed, with hinged adjustable gnomon having bird form indicator, and table latitudes for 24 principle cites, in original octagonal velvet lined ray skin case
3.5" x 3" — 8.9 x 7.6 cm.

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $3,840
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?