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Ivory Diptych Sundials, 1570-1750 (Harvard Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments)

Steven Lloyd

Ivory Diptych Sundials, 1570-1750 (Harvard Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments)

by Steven Lloyd

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Published by Harvard Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antique clocks & watches,
  • Clocks & chronometers,
  • c 1500 to c 1600,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • History,
  • Astronomical Instruments,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Sundials,
  • Science / General,
  • Catalogs,
  • Diptychs,
  • Exhibitions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7692834M
    ISBN 100674469771
    ISBN 109780674469778

    Blowing On Horns And Teeth, Etc. horns, bones, teeth, antlers, tusks, ivory, fingernails shells, whiskers, treppaning, carvings, dental manners, Ivory Diptych Sundials, by. Harvard University. Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the .   Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Steven Lloyd books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Ivory Diptych Sundials, Steven Lloyd. 02 Nov Hardback. US$ Add to basket.

    Review a Brill Book; Making Sense of Illustrated Handwritten Archives; FAQ; Search. Close Search. Advanced Search Help Volume 8 (): Issue 1 (Jan ) in Nuncius. Table of Contents Page: 1 2. HISTORY OF SCIENCE: PROBLEMS AND PRACTICES. HISTORY OF SCIENCE(S), HISTORY OF MENTALITIES, MICRO-HISTORY Ivory Diptych Sundials . My Master's Thesis evolved into a book, "Ivory Diptych Sundials: " (Harvard University Press, ), which is a catalog and historical overview of Title: Sr. Research Atmospheric .

    The full text of this article hosted at is unavailable due to technical : Pedro M. P. Raposo. This ivory example was made in the 17th century in Dieppe in France. The photograph shows the inside of the base. There is a sunk compass on the base. Lit: "Diptych Sundials (), catalogue of the Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments, by Steven A. Lloyd, , Harvard University Press, ISBN


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Ivory Diptych Sundials, 1570-1750 (Harvard Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments) by Steven Lloyd Download PDF EPUB FB2

About This Book During the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, ivory diptych sundials were widely used to determine the time by day or night. These elaborate portable sundials, which could be adjusted for different latitudes, incorporated various devices useful for merchants and others who traveled extensively in Europe.

Get this from a library. Ivory diptych sundials, [Steven Lloyd; Harvard University. Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments.] -- During the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, ivory diptych dials became popular devices for determining the time by the sun during the day or by the moon at night.

These elaborate portable. Ivory Diptych Sundials, – (Catalogue of the Collection of Historical Scientific Instrum) Hardcover – January 1, by Steven Lloyd (Author), Penelope Gouk (Author), A. Turner (Author) & 0 moreCited by: 4. Ivory Diptych Sundials, - is a catalogue illustrating in detail Harvard's collection of 82 ivory diptych sundials, one of the largest holdings of these instruments in the world.

The collection encompasses a comprehensive array of styles and designs from Nuremberg, Paris, and Dieppe, the major centers of their production, as well as. Ivory Diptych Sundials, â (Catalogue of the Collection of Historical Scientific Instrum) by Lloyd, Steven and a great selection of related books.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Ivory Diptych Sundials, by Steven Lloyd (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at. During the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, ivory diptych sundials were widely used to determine the time by day or night. These elaborate portable sundials, which could be adjusted for different latitudes, incorporated various devices useful for merchants and others who traveled extensively in : $ Title: Timepieces.

(Book Reviews: Ivory Diptych Sundials, ) Book Authors: Lloyd, Steven A. Review Author: Goldstein, Bernard R. Publication. Book Review: Ivory diptych sundials, / Harvard U Press, Article (PDF Available) in Journal for the History of Astronomy January. Ivory Diptych Sundials, – (Catalogue of the Collection of Historical Scientific Instrum) by Steven Lloyd Only 3 left in stock - order soon.

Ivory Diptych Sundials, Steven Lloyd. During the 16th and 17th centuries, ivory diptych sundials were widely used to determine the time by day or night. These elaborate portable sundials, which could be adjusted for different latitudes, incorporated various devices useful for merchants and others who travelled extensively in Europe.

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Literature: P. Gouk, The Ivory Sundials of Nuremberg (Cambridge, ), a book devoted principally to the collection of ivory sundials in the MHS; Steven A. Lloyd, Ivory Diptych Sundials (Cambridge, Mass.,); Hester Higton, A Dial from his Poke: A History of Portable Sundials (London, ).

Sharon Gibbs, Greek and Roman Sundials, Newhaven Penelope Gouk, The Ivory Sundials of Nuremberg Cambridge Hester Higton, The Sundials, Nocturnals and Horary Quadrants of the National Maritime Museum Oxford forthcoming ( or ) Steven A.

Lloyd, Ivory Diptych SundialsCambridge, Massachusetts Full. InAndrewes supervised the publication of a catalog covering a small subset of these: Ivory Diptych Sundialswith text by Steven Lloyd and Author: Dava Sobel.

From the 16th to the 18th century the steady flow of books and manuals on sundials and their use produced by mathematicians, astronomers and instrument makers attests to the popularity of this instrument and the great variety in its design and construction.

Lloyd, Ivory Diptych Sundials (Harvard, ). ANTIQUE EUROPEAN SUNDIALS IVORY SUNDIALS / FRANCE These two-fold ivory sundials are called Dieppe-style because they were originally developed and mass produced by Charles BLOUD in the northern French city of DIEPPE (Normandy) from on.

His brothers (or sons?) Gabriel and Jacques continued the trade and were first imitated by Ephraïm Sénécal, then by. Folding compass and sundial, ivory, engraved in black with brass fittings, France (Dieppe), ca. Museum Number A Ivory Diptych Sundials, (Catalogue of the Collection of Historical Scientific Instrum)4/5.

The ivory dials are pictured in Steven A. Lloyd, Ivory diptych sundials, – (Catalogue of the Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments, Harvard University; Cambridge, Mass., ). Google ScholarCited by: 8.Vote on your favorite books that deal with antiques and collectibles!

Ivory Diptych Sundials, by. Harvard University. avg rating — 0 ratings. Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details * or Cancel.Steven LLOYD | Read 60 publications | Contact Steven LLOYD Book Review: Ivory diptych sundials, / Harvard U Press, Article.