Sundials - World's Oldest Clocks

North American Sundial Society

Boston  

Sundial 280
State/Province:  Massachusetts Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  Good
Latitude:   Longitude:  
Location:
  • Children's Hospital Medical Center, 300 Longwood Ave, Prouty Garden
 
Description:
  • A bronze horizontal dial with bronze figures of a bird with baby birds in nest and worm as gnomon.
 
General Information:
  • Owner: Hospital
  • Designer: Lu Stubbs
  • Builder:
  • Construction Date: 1976
 
References:
  • IAPS Listing, May 95.
    Guide to Public Art in Greater Boston, Marty Carlock, Harvard Common Press, 1988