POLISHED BRASS SUN DIAL (Large Round Size) This Round Sun Dial is 25 cm (10inches) in diameter. The Gnonom is 17 cm long (6.75 inches). It’s highest point is 10 cm above the base.The bold detail gives clarity to it’s ageless message . “Time Takes All But Memories”. This SunDial is enhanced by the cast in figures of three migrating birds. For ever obedient to instinctive journey they must make. There is no hidden detail. Imagine. a pleasant afternoon in the warming sun. A dalliance if you like as you ponder the depth and meaning of the message. “Time”. Time does not repeat itself. Today is tomorrows yesterday. Memories are all that remains .
This (Large Round Sized) POLISHED BRASS SUN DIAL is made of solid brass. It will over time develop a natural patina as it reacts to the climate and the atmosphere. This enhances the it’ looks. Taking on a “I have been here forever” appearance. It says I belong and am part part of the setting I am in.
To set up the POLISHED BRASS SUN DIAL, a bright sunny day is best. Position the Gnonom (Shadow indicator) facing South. You need the overhead shadow at noon to be central over the diamond and the arrow head. They are between the roman numerals of XI and I. The time to set this in position is 12 noon, eastern standard time. Not daylight saving time.
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