Sundials - World's Oldest Clocks

North American Sundial Society

Bristol  

Sundial 178
State/Province:  Connecticut Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  Good
Latitude:   42° N Longitude:   72° W
Location:
  • American Clock and Watch Museum
 
Description:
  • Horizontal dial designed by Richard R. Bolster. Stone. "Mr. Bolster couldn't find dials to collect so he made his own collection."
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: American Clock and Watch Museum
  • Festina Lente (Hasten Slowly)
  • Designer: R. Richard Bolster
  • Builder:
 
References:
  • Mayall, 1938 edition, pp 147-148.