Octagonal brass sundial with the rare signature "Desnos rue St Jacques A Paris".
In its original case.
Dimensions (case): length 8.5 cm x width 7.5 cm.
- Installed on rue St Jacques St Séverin under the sign "Au globe à Paris", Louis-Charles Desnos (1725/1805) was considered one of the very best globe manufacturers in France in his time and dedicated a number of high quality globes.
- Scientific instruments bearing his signature are rare.
Paris dated around 1750/60.
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