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Villahermosa  

Sundial 380
State/Province:  Tabasco Country:  Mexico
Dial Type:  Multiple Dials Condition:  Good
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Description:
  • A "Gnomonicon", or multi-indication dial, made of concrete, aluminum, brass and copper. The dial stands approximately 5 feet high and has multiple solar time dials in many orientations plus a flat equatorial, a concave equatorial, a revolving equatorial and a rare spherical dial. Also a solar calendar and representations of the ecliptic and the zodiac.
 
General Information:
  • Owner:
  • Designer: Lothar Loske
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References:
  • NASS Compendium, Vol. 4, No. 3 - Sept 1997