Photo of the Day – 12th of May 2014

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A rare 16th century gold sundial and compass ring, possibly German, circa 1570 The hinged oval bezel designed as a seal and engraved with a coat of arms, opening to reveal a sundial and compass, on a plain gold hoop, dimensions of bezel 1.8×2.0cm courtesy of r/artifactporn.

 

 

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