Overall: 5/8 x 4 3/8 x 4 1/8 in. ( 1.6 x 11.1 x 10.5 cm )
incised: "40-45 / Jay Gould / 1853"
Octagonal sundial made of slate, with small, circular compass with brass casing mounted in center; compass dial crossed by hinged brass lever mounted at edge of slate; incised Roman numerals and inscriptions.
Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Finley Johnson Shepard
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