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North American Sundial Society

Berkeley  

Sundial 16
State/Province:  California Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  
Latitude:   37° 52' N Longitude:   122° 15' W
Location:
  • University of California at Berkeley campus, south side of clock tower.
 
Description:
  • A 16 inch diameter horizontal dial made of bronze. Gnomon is 8 in. long, 5 in. high. A classic horizontal dial on a 4 foot marble pedestal. Donated in 1915 by Class of 1877. Includes EOT table by date. The dial sits atop a marble pedestal.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: University of California
  • Class of 1877
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  • Builder:
  • Construction Date: 1915