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Sundial: 288
State/Province:  Mississippi Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Armillary Sphere Condition:  
  Latitude and Longitude:   
  • Mississippi Museum of Art, 201 E. Pascagoula St.
  • A 30 inch gilded bronze armillary sphere, titled "Cycle of Life". The armillary sphere is composed of rings representing the great circles of the heavens. Figures of a man, woman and child represent the Cycle of Life.
General Information:
  • Owner: Mississippi Museum of Art
  • Designer: Paul Manship
  • Builder:
  • Construction Date: 1918
  • IAPS Listing, May 95

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