German Fruitwood Floating Sundial Circa 1800-1820
A German sundial with dry card floating sundial with brass mounted gnomon. The compass directions, Nord – Ost – Süd – West, are given in cardinal points only with no calibrated scale. The time table goes from IIII to VIII. The compass ring is decorated with flowers and foliage tinted in red,green,and yellow.The dial card is tinted in a stronger red with a green ring.the gnomon is of a simple form in brass.The original glass dome is secured with a brass bezel.The case is in good condition.