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Original Old Pilkington & Gibbs Heliochronometer Sundial

Antique Pilkington & Gibbs Heliochronometer
Original Old Pilkington & Gibbs Heliochronometer
Antique Original Pilkington & Gibbs Heliochronometer Sundial
Retailers NEGRETTI & ZAMBRA LONDON
Rare Pilkington & Gibbs Heliochronometer Sundial
Old Heliochronometer Sundial By Pilkington & Gibbs
Genuine Heliochronometer Sundial By Pilkington & Gibbs
Original Heliochronometer Sundial By Pilkington & Gibbs
Stamped Number 892
Showing the Latitude Scale
Showing The Rear Of The Heliochronometer Sundial
Buy Original Heliochronometer Sundial From UKAA
Reclaimed Heliochronometer Sundial

Original Old Pilkington & Gibbs Heliochronometer Sundial

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SIMILAR WANTED

We pay from £1,050

Ref: 9566

  • Original Old Pilkington & Gibbs Heliochronometer Sundial
  • Excellent fully functional working item.
  • The patina is excellent.
  • Circa 1910.
  • The overall measurements are 9 ½" Tall x 6 ½" Base Diameter.
  • This is a very rare item.
  • Would make a fantastic ornament for an office desk.
  • Clearly pictured and stamped on the helio is the NEGRETTI & ZAMBRA LONDON who were a retailer.
  • This rotates 360 degree and has a latitude scale.
  • Better known as Tropical Helio-Chronometer, this time instrument can be adjusted to latitude and longitude to give an accurate reading in any location.
  • This is stamped as Number 892.
  • A total of 1000 of these were originally made. Of which only 50 are known to exist today.
  • The idea of this device was to provide one product that could be used and is accurate in any location throughout the world.

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