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Dial (cadran) mechanical equatorial
 Dial (cadran) mechanical equatorial

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Description: Musée d'histoire des sciences (MHS) - Genève, Suisse

DIAL MECHANICAL EQUATORIAL
Gold plated brass, Rowley, London, around 1725

Listed in the inventory of the physics laboratory of the scientist from Geneva Marc-Auguste Pictet in 1824, this instrument is equipped with a watch dial mechanically connected to the system.
Inv. 38

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Source of information: MHS
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Dial (cadran) mechanical equatorial

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Anonymous 2016-05-28 07:48:15

Good to see a tanelt at work. I can't match that.