• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 509

    A FRENCH CUBE SUNDIAL

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH CUBE SUNDIAL
    19TH CENTURY
    The sides with pasted on handcoloured engravings, brass gnomons, signed on the north dial D. BERINGER, on adjustable stand, the plinth base with inset compass (needle lacking)
    17.5 cm. high overall
    Together with a French cube sundial, second half 19th century, with pasted on handcoloured engravings, brass wire gnomons, 10 cm. high overall (2)


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