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Horizontal sundial in brass and silvering with gnomon with bird, signed P. Le Maire, 18th

Lot reference 18382355
Horizontal sundial in brass and silvering with gnomon with bird, signed P. Le Maire, 18th

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complete and original

horizontal pocket sundial in brass and silver plating in the compass with the fleur-de-lys of accreditation
folding gnomon with bird 'invented' by Butterfield's
nice small decoration
4 reading tables
back with the capitals of Europe with their latitude
with the prestigious signature of P. Le Maire in Paris
probably Pierre Le Maire (1717-1785), he was the son of Jacques Le Maire
complete and original
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Literature: Maurice Daumas (1972) Les instruments scientifiques des XVIIe et XVIIIe siècles et leurs artisans p.259

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    hyphaenes February 5, 2018

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    paye quand il a le temps...a du tirer comme un geek sur le pauvre petard ancien...Chez moi il fonctionnait parfaitement
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    Super bien emballé. Très heureux de mon achat. MERCI!
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    The object was misclassified and offered; it is not a encrier but ein salt or pepper expender.
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    genserico July 14, 2017

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    my friend you need some glasses or simple
    more cultivation or perhaps the two ?
    you can see if you look inkel inside and on the back...this model is a classical french encrier
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