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CASELLA, L. & Co. - Pocket brass sundial with magnetic compass and hardwood case.

CASELLA, L. & Co. - Pocket brass sundial with magnetic compass and hardwood case.
Pocket brass sundial with magnetic compass and hardwood case. - CASELLA, L. & Co.
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Title : Pocket brass sundial with magnetic compass and hardwood case..
Map maker : CASELLA, L. & Co..
Date : London, ca. 1850.
Size : 29.5 x 29.5 inches. / 75.0 x 75.0 cm.
Colouring : Uncoloured.

Description :The top of the sundial is hinged and a curved scale is used to set your local latitude angle. The magnetic compass permits the sundial to be oriented North. The local time can be determined by looking at the sun's shadow cast by the vane of the sundial.
For compact storage the top of the sundial can lay down flat, and both the latitude scale and the sundial vane are hinged to lay flat. The sundial measures 7.5 cm when collapsed, the body of the compass is 7.3 cm in diameter, and the sundial weighs 14 ounces (397 grams). The brass sundial is set in a leather covered case with two brass clasps (one clasp is missing). Louis Casella was active in London, 23 Hatton Garden, from 1848-1860. He was a barometer maker, he succeeded Casella and Tagliabue. The company was appointed "Instruments Makers to the Admiralty and Government of America", 1856 and "Instrument makers to the East India Co. and Board of Trade", 1860.

Condition : Box covered with leather.


ID: 29023

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