Slate sundial, 18th Century


Octagonal slate sundial engraved and sculpted in reserve. Center ornated with one rosace, Naive style scene representing two figures in bust, in adoration in front of monstrance surmounted with a crown and accompanied by two stars and two open books; stars, rosaces, fleurons and geometric figures between rays; four cardinal direction indications: NOR, SVD, LEST et LOUEST ; double arrangement of inscriptions on lower part : . LOUEZ. LE . SACRE . COEURS. DE . IESUS . AU . TRES . SAINT . SACREMENT . DE . LAUTEL; monogrammed RC on border. Affixation holes.

18th Century

Diameter: 35,7 cm (14 in.)


Provenance :

  • Item(s) quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2014030190