Scaphe Dials

Collection by British Sundial Society

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Sundials marked out in a hollow shape.

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decorative sundial Forest Hill, Sundial, South London, Garden Sculpture, Outdoor Decor, Collection

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The Horniman Museum and Gardens is a fascinating, family-friendly attraction in South London’s Forest Hill. We have collections of anthropology, musical instruments, and natural history, and also an aquarium, 16-acre gardens, and animal enclosure.

Photo Competition 2012-13 • The British Sundial Society Photo Competition, Sundial, Mortar And Pestle, British

Photo Competition 2012-13 • The British Sundial Society

The Results! These are the results of the formal judging process by our independent panel. The Winners The other top ten entries in entry number (not position) order: Previousy Unplaced Entrants This year a certificate is also being awarded to the next highest placed entrant who has not previously been a winner, in this, or... Read more »

Front:Top Scaphe in form of chalice; hour-scales and scale of degrees of altitude inscribed on inner surface; inscription in cartouche. © The Trustees of the British Museum British Museum, Dolphin Teeth, History Of Time, Sagittarius And Capricorn, Mexican Skulls, Parasol, Telling Time, Image, Copper

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Front:Top Scaphe in form of chalice; brass; hour-scales and scale of degrees of altitude 0-65 inscribed on inner surface; vertical spike; inscription in cartouche. © The Trustees of the British Museum

Ancient Greece : Measurements - Length, Weight, Time Sundial, Ancient Greece, Thesis, House, Image, Home, Homes, Houses

Ancient Greece : Measurements - Length, Weight, Time

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Full: Front Front view of a wooden double scaphe sundial © The Trustees of the British Museum Museum Shop, Sundial, Detailed Image, British Museum, Compass, Instruments, Gallery, Roof Rack, Musical Instruments

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Full: Front Front view of a wooden double scaphe sundial © The Trustees of the British Museum

Griffmonsters Great Walks: Tales of Sundials, Witchcraft and Ghostly happenings in Saxmundham - a fully detailed walk including features, pubs and maps Great Walks, Sundial, Witchcraft, Clocks, It Cast, Corner, Carving, Watches, Stone

Tales of Sundials, Witchcraft and Ghostly happenings in Saxmundham

A 2 mile circular walk around the Suffolk town of Saxmundham using the Town Trail

Sundial, century A. Soprintendenza Speciale per i Beni Archeologici di… Relationship Astrology, Rome City, Ancient Greek Architecture, Instruments, Sundial, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Rome, Stone Carving, Compass

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Sundial, 1st century A.D. Soprintendenza Speciale per i Beni Archeologici di Napoli e Pompei, inv. 71257

The only caption on this is "ancient sundial". Judging by all the lines on it, I suspect it was pretty accurate! Wooden Clock, Wooden Art, Sistema Solar, Solar Time, Pot Rack Hanging, Steampunk Design, Sundial, Ancient Artifacts, Stargazing

"An ancient sundial" by TravelPod blogger teamrocket8 from the entry "Palaces and Casino aka. Seoul Day 5" on Thursday, October 1, 2009 in Seoul, Korea Rep.

The newly restored Watts Gallery showcases the work of artist G. There is also work by his wife MARY WATTS, though that is best seen at the Watts Chapel a short walk from the Gallery. Art Nouveau, Sundial, My Themes, Arts And Crafts Movement, British Isles, Gallery, Artist, Mary, Roof Rack

COMPTON: THE WATTS GALLERY, WATTS CHAPEL – THE ARTS & CRAFTS MOVEMENT

The newly restored Watts Gallery showcases the work of artist G. F. WATTS. There is also work by his wife MARY WATTS, though that is best seen at the Watts Chapel a short walk from the Gallery. I f…