London, South Kensington
7 June 2001
A fine late 17th-Century brass ring dial,
stamped TB, with an unusual curved section for the month initials, with sliding pin-hole sight and suspension loop -- 1¼in. (3.1cm.) diameter
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There is a similar ring dial to the one here offered in the collection of the Mainfränkisches Museum, Würzburg, inv. A.5826. That example is stamped MS in the same place as the initials on this instrument.
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