//Polished Brass Sundial

Polished Brass Sundial

$130.00 inc GST

Polished Brass Sundial is a generous 25cm with easy to read detail. the numerals are in the Roman Style. while the letters spell out the message Time takes all but memories.

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Polished Brass Sundial (Large Size) This Round Sun Dial is 25 cm (10inches) in diameter. The Gnomon  is 17 cm long (6.75 inches). It’s highest point is 10 cm above the base. The bold detail gives clarity to the ageless message “Time Takes All But Memories”.  This Sundial depicts the figures of  three migrating birds.http://www.washingtonpost.com  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 Sized) Polished Brass Sundial 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 any Sundial, a bright sunny day is best. Position the Gnomon (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.

The price includes GST. Postage is not. Simply enter your post code, and the Austpost charge calculator will work out the postage. (no extras added) for this delightful horological gem.


Time takes all but memories

Polished Brass Sundial

Time takes all but memories

large round brass sundial

Additional information

Weight2 kg
Dimensions26 × 26 × 4 cm