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Sundial 270
State/Province:  Ohio Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  Fair
Latitude:   Longitude:  
Location:
  • Case Western Reserve University
 
Description:
  • Horizontal dial 50 ft in diameter. Bronze octagonal sundial with flaring flange decorated with the 12 signs of the zodiac. Dial rests on an octagonal stone pillar.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: Case Western Reserve University
  • A gift of the Flora Stone Mather / College Alumnae/ and Friends
  • Designer: William McVey
  • Builder:
  • Construction Date: 1986
 
References:
  • IAPS Listing, May 95