The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Pocket sundial-compass and case
  • Pocket sundial-compass and case
  • Christoph Schissler (c. 1531 - 1608)
  • Augsburg, Germany
  • 1575
  • Brass and gold
  • Width: 14.32 cm
    Length: 14.38 cm
    Height: 2.2 cm
    Height: 3.78 cm, gnomon
  • Inscription: .Christophorus Schissler/Faciebat Augustae/ Vindelicorum Anno/ Domini 1575. Around edges of case
  • W94
  • Sixteenth Century Gallery
History
  • comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, 1871.