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Sundial 417
State/Province:  California Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  Good
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Location:
  • Fuchsia Dell in Golden Gate Park
 
Description:
  • A plain but nicely done brass horizontal dial about 2 feet in diameter mounted on a simple concrete pedestal. The dial is in good condition, but about 50 degrees out of alignment.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: City of San Francisco
  • Dial has raised letters saying "Amidst the flowers I tell the hours." Appropriate for the location in Fuchsia Dell.
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