Astronomical compendium consisting of a box with three compartments. In the first, there is an astrolabe and a lunar calendar. Between the first and second compartment is an hour circle. The second compartment houses a sundial and a magnetic compass for orientation. The third compartment contains the Horae planetarum table and an horary quadrant with a shadow square. The markings are in German.

History of Science Museum - Galileo Museum - Florence

Stocker & Yale U.S. Tritium Lensatic Magnetic Compass, SandY-183 120 mCi 3H

Stocker & Yale U.S. Tritium Lensatic Magnetic Compass, SandY-183 120 mCi 3H

Stocker & Yale U.

Antique Patina Brass Sundial/Magnetic Compass w/ Hardwood Case

Antique Patina Brass Sundial/Magnetic Compass w/ Hardwood Case-The top of the sundial is hinged and a curved scale is used to set your local latitude angle. The magnetic compass allows the sundial to be oriented North. The compass features a needle l

Simple theodolite, Italian, 1676 / Collection: SCM - Surveying / Object Name: simple theodolite; magnetic compass / Maker: Macarius, Johannes Place

Torquetum-type sundial, English, late century This sundial was constructed to make celestial measurements according to a number of different systems. The lower dial, set in the equatorial plane, can be used as an equatorial sundial while the.

A very peaceful and calm sort of home decorating style. It brings the sea and some realistic home decoration ideas together for a magical effect.

20 Creative Nautical Home Decorating Ideas

20 Creative Nautical Home Decorating Ideas A very peaceful and calm sort of home decorating style. It brings the sea and some realistic home decoration ideas together for a magical effect.

This elegant compendium—an astronomical toolkit from 1557—contains two different kinds of sundial, a nocturnal and two lunar volvelles to tell time at night, a world map, ten pages engraved with astronomical and astrological tables, seven blank pages, and a magnetic compass. (Adler Collections M-363)

This elegant compendium—an astronomical toolkit from two…

"Old World" Brass Antique Sundial Compass, 4" Dia, Vintage Home Decor by Antique Decoration. $50.29. Made in India. Features an internal magnetic compass for orienting the sundial.. 4" Dia. x 1.5" H when closed. This is a beautiful polished solid brass reproduction of an antique sundial with an internal magnetic compass.  The top of the sundial is hinged and a curved scale is used to set your local latitude angle.  The magnetic compass allows the sundial to be oriented North...

Old World Brass Antique Sundial Compass, 4 Dia, Vintage Home Decor - traditional - accessories and decor - other metro - Sunrise Image Gifts

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A small, angular calcite crystal recovered from a 16th century British shipwreck off the coast of Alderney is suspected to be a legendary Viking 'sunstone,' used to navigate the high seas before the invention of the magnetic compass. (Photo courtesy of the Alderney Museum)

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How to Make a Compass for Kids {Simple Magnetic Compass}

Make a Compass {Simple Magnetic Compass for Kids}

We have an easy way for kids to make a compass. This simple magnetic compass needs only a few basic household supplies (we thought you'd like that!

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