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Sundial 421
State/Province:  California Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Vertical Condition:  Good
Latitude:   Longitude:  
Location:
  • 1224 Mariposa Street
 
Description:
  • Dial is on an outside wall above the entrance to a private residence. The dial was designed by Stan Musilek. The dial back is made out of galvanized steel. Metal rails indicate the hours. Instead of Arabic or Roman numerals, the proper number of steel balls indicate the time of each hour. Overall, the dial is 4 by 6 feet.
 
General Information:
  • Owner: Stan Musilek
  • Designer: Stan Musilek
  • Builder: