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Sundial 617
State/Province:  Michigan Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Armillary Condition:  Good
Latitude:   42° 17.6' N Longitude:   83° 42.7' W
Location:
  • University of Michigan
    North Campus near School of Engineering
 
Description:
  • A three foot wide brass and steel armillary of complex design with many features. Gift of Albina du Bolsrouvray. Markings are in French.

    This dial is reported stolen in mid-2011.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: University of Michigan
  • Armillary Gift of Albina du Bolsrouvray 1993.
  • Designer:
  • Builder: Gubelin Swiss
  • Construction Date: 1993
 

Last Revised: 7/23/2011 11:17