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Important Signed 19th Century English Stone Sundial with Provenance
Dimensions: H 4 ft. Dm 24 in.
Dealer Location: Woodbury, CT
Materials & Techniques: Bronze, Stone
Important Signed 19th Century English Stone Sundia...
John Smyth of Dublin
Antique 19th Century British Victorian Sundials
Bronze, Stone
Without a doubt, this is the most magnificent and important sundial we have ever owned. The 40" hi fluted octagonal pedestal is carved from a single piece of Yorkstone, lightly weathere...
Carved Italian Marble Sundial
Dimensions: H 24.13 in. W 24.75 in. D 2 in.
Dealer Location: Dallas, TX
Materials & Techniques: Marble
Carved Italian Marble Sundial
20th Century Italian Classical Roman Sundials
Marble
This beautifully carved marble sundial from Italy has a wrought iron gnomon for telling the time. As the earth rotates on its axis, the gnomon casts a shadow from the sun onto the table...
Sundial with Scalloped Edge
Dimensions: H 40 in. Dm 12 in.
Dealer Location: Katonah, NY
Materials & Techniques: Sandstone
Sundial with Scalloped Edge
Unknown
Antique 19th Century English Neoclassical Sundials
Sandstone
A carved stone baluster, the top with reverse scalloped edge, surmounted by bronze sundial plate, English, circa 1870. Measure: 40 ins. high overall, extension on bottom meant to be bur...
Cubic Sundial, 18th Century
Dimensions: H 5.71 in. W 3.15 in. D 3.94 in.
Dealer Location: Paris, FR
Materials & Techniques: Wood, Paper
Cubic Sundial, 18th Century
Antique 1750s European Sundials
Wood, Paper
With five gnomon on each face Wood and paper enhanced watercolors Base with a compass Signed: D BERINGER Nuremberg (D like David).  
Six Foot Diameter English Cast Stone Sundial with Scrolled Gnomon
Dimensions: H 4 ft. 4 in. Dm 6 ft.
Dealer Location: Woodbury, CT
Materials & Techniques: Aluminum, Cast Stone
Six Foot Diameter English Cast Stone Sundial with ...
20th Century English Sundials
Aluminum, Cast Stone
Without a doubt, this is the most unique piece we`ve unearthed all season! Fabricated from six foot diameter cast stone in 10 contiguous pieces and topped with an immense aluminum gnomo...
American Cast Stone Sundial with Cast Iron Plate
Dimensions: H 45 in. W 16 in. D 16 in.
Dealer Location: Woodbury, CT
Materials & Techniques: Iron, Cast Stone
American Cast Stone Sundial with Cast Iron Plate
Early 20th Century American Sundials
Iron, Cast Stone
This lovely and unusual form sundial in four parts is a marriage between an American cast stone pedestal with anthemion leaf decoration and a late 19th century American cast iron sundia...
Witch Ball on a Stand
Dimensions: H 4 ft. 11.1 in. W 14.17 in. D 14.17 in.
Dealer Location: den Haag, NL
Materials & Techniques: Glass, Iron
Witch Ball on a Stand
Mid-20th Century German Romantic Sundials
Glass, Iron
Witch balls are traditionally made in Eastern Europe to keep away the birds from, The fruits. They were frightened at the sight of their flying image in these round mirrors. In the 18t...
Elegant Welsh Carved Stone Sundial
Dimensions: H 13.39 in. W 4.72 in. D 4.72 in.
Dealer Location: Woodbury, CT
Materials & Techniques: Bronze, Stone
Elegant Welsh Carved Stone Sundial
Early 20th Century Welsh Edwardian Sundials
Bronze, Stone
We rarely find sundials with simple, elegant lines such as these, but this one is a Stand-out. In three parts, and with its original bronze octagonal plate and straight gnomon, it would...
19th Century French Cadran Solaire Sundial in Marble
Dimensions: H 28.5 in. W 34.5 in. D 2.5 in.
Dealer Location: West Palm Beach, FL
Materials & Techniques: Marble
19th Century French Cadran Solaire Sundial in Marb...
Antique Late 19th Century French Sundials
Marble
A hand-carved French sundial out of Biancone marble with very detailed inserts out of Rojo Alicante marble. These wall mount sundials have always been a testimony of richness in history...
Period English 18th Century Stone Sundial
Dimensions: H 42.5 in. Dm 18 in.
Dealer Location: Woodbury, CT
Materials & Techniques: Bronze, Stone
Period English 18th Century Stone Sundial
John Whitehurst
Antique 18th Century English Sundials
Bronze, Stone
This vase form carved stone sundial in four parts is truly special. With its octagonal foot and scalloped top, the carved stone pedestal is a work of art and dates to the first half of ...
Early Equatorial Sun Ring Dial
Dimensions: H 2.88 in. Dm 2 in.
Dealer Location: New Orleans, LA
Materials & Techniques: Brass, Bronze
Early Equatorial Sun Ring Dial
Antique 17th Century German Other Sundials
Brass, Bronze
A unique and beautiful melding of science and art, this early equatorial sun ring dial is a treasure of horological design. Crafted of a gorgeous pair of brass and bronze rings, this el...
European Armillary Sundial on Zodiac Stand
Dimensions: H 27.5 in. W 31.5 in. D 16.25 in.
Dealer Location: Haddonfield, NJ
Materials & Techniques: Copper, Iron
European Armillary Sundial on Zodiac Stand
Antique Early 1900s Swedish Neoclassical Sundials
Copper, Iron
Celestial globe sundial, on a neoclassical copper stand with zodiac figures. Stone base.
Beautiful Antique Sundial on a Stone Socle
Dimensions: H 21.65 in. W 6 ft. 9.5 in. D 21.65 in.
Dealer Location: Udenhout, NL
Beautiful Antique Sundial on a Stone Socle
Antique Late 19th Century European Sundials
Nice garden item in a very good condition.
Swedish Armillary on 19th Century Carved Stone Pedestal
Dimensions: H 6 ft. 1 in. Dm 18 in.
Dealer Location: Woodbury, CT
Materials & Techniques: Aluminum, Brass, Copper, Stone
Swedish Armillary on 19th Century Carved Stone Ped...
Antique 19th Century Scottish Sundials
Aluminum, Brass, Copper, Stone
This figural armillary of Atlas, constructed of brass and aluminum with a copper numeric banding, hails from Sweden and dates to around 1980. We have repainted it in matte black and mou...
French Cast Stone and Iron Sun Clock Armillary
Dimensions: H 6 ft. 1.5 in. W 32 in. D 25 in.
Dealer Location: Dallas, TX
Materials & Techniques: Iron, Cast Stone
French Cast Stone and Iron Sun Clock Armillary
Vintage 1920s French Sundials
Iron, Cast Stone
19th century cast stone and iron armillary is ideal for the garden, having served as both adornment and as a timekeeping device for well over two centuries! Properly oriented, it is rem...
Early Edition Helix Sundial by Piet Hein for Helios, Denmark, 1986
Dimensions: H 6 ft. 6.7 in. Dm 31.5 in.
Dealer Location: Amsterdam, NL
Materials & Techniques: Steel
Early Edition Helix Sundial by Piet Hein for Helio...
Piet Hein
Late 20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Sundials
Steel
Rare early edition Helix Sundial designed by Piet Hein for Helios in Denmark, 1986. Piet Hein designed the sundial in 1986 for the park at Egeskov Castle in Denmark. The unique featu...
1960s, Aluminium, Brass, Steel and Copper Sundial
Dimensions: H 34.25 in. W 27.95 in. D 42.52 in.
Dealer Location: Saint-Ouen, FR
Materials & Techniques: Aluminum, Brass, Copper, Steel
1960s, Aluminium, Brass, Steel and Copper Sundial
Vintage 1960s French Sundials
Aluminum, Brass, Copper, Steel
Exceptionnal sundial in aluminium, brass, steel and copper, circa 1960.
French Early 19th Century Engraved Slate Sundial, Dated 1814
Dimensions: H 14.75 in. W 14.75 in. D 2.5 in.
Dealer Location: Amsterdam, NL
Materials & Techniques: Slate
French Early 19th Century Engraved Slate Sundial, ...
Antique Early 19th Century French Sundials
Slate
Wonderful and rare piece. Slate sundail from the year 1814. Weathered and some small losses.
English Garden Column Sun Dial
Dimensions: H 27 in. W 10.5 in. D 10.5 in.
Dealer Location: Austin, TX
Materials & Techniques: Bronze, Cast Stone
English Garden Column Sun Dial
Early 20th Century English Sundials
Bronze, Cast Stone
A Fine English garden column sundial of composition or garden stone featuring a bronze dial inscribed with Roman numerals, cardinal directions and the following quote: "I only count you...
Vintage Garden Armillary on Stand
Dimensions: H 5 ft. 10 in. Dm 15.5 in.
Dealer Location: Bridgeport, CT
Materials & Techniques: Wrought Iron
Vintage Garden Armillary on Stand
20th Century Rustic Sundials
Wrought Iron
Very well made with great form and good weight. Wrought iron armillary in old white paint with gilt arrow, raised on a black painted iron tiered openwork Stand. Condition: weathered fi...
Large English Armillary on Pedestal
Dimensions: H 6 ft. 2 in. W 23 in. D 23 in.
Dealer Location: Stockton, NJ
Materials & Techniques: Iron, Cast Stone
Large English Armillary on Pedestal
Early 20th Century English Sundials
Iron, Cast Stone
Large and impressive wrought iron armillary on associated laurel motif cast stone pedestal. Armillary measures 17" D x 45" H and pedestal measures 23" W x 23" D x 28.5" H.
Rare Atlas Fireclay Sundial by Compton Potteries
Dimensions: H 34 in. W 13.5 in. D 10 in.
Dealer Location: Woodbury, CT
Materials & Techniques: Bronze, Terracotta
Rare Atlas Fireclay Sundial by Compton Potteries
Robert Compton Pottery
Early 20th Century British Arts and Crafts Sundials
Bronze, Terracotta
This is by far our most unusual sundial and one of our all-time favorites! Even though Atlas (who is holding the "world," bisected by the demilune bronze gnomon) has lost his head, the ...
18th Century Rustic Stone and Slate Sundial
Dimensions: H 40 in. W 17 in. D 17 in.
Dealer Location: Woodbury, CT
Materials & Techniques: Bronze, Slate, Sandstone
18th Century Rustic Stone and Slate Sundial
Antique 18th Century British Rustic Sundials
Bronze, Slate, Sandstone
This rustic sundial was hand-carved from stone and features its original and scribed slate dial plate with replaced bronze gnomon. Although the octagonal dialplate has suffered losses o...
Antique French Garden Sundial, circa 1890
Dimensions: H 4.5 in. W 12.75 in. D 12.75 in.
Dealer Location: Houston, TX
Materials & Techniques: Metal, Slate
Antique French Garden Sundial, circa 1890
Antique 1890s French French Provincial Sundials
Metal, Slate
Receive our new selections direct from 1stdibs by email each week. Please click on “Follow Dealer” button below and see them first! An antique French working sundial originally placed ...
American Cast Iron Sun Dial on Floral Pedestal, Circa 1840
Dimensions: H 30.5 in. Dm 10 in.
Dealer Location: Charleston, SC
Materials & Techniques: Iron, Paint
American Cast Iron Sun Dial on Floral Pedestal, Ci...
Antique 1840s American American Empire Sundials
Iron, Paint
American cast iron sun dial with a painted floral pedestal resting on a circular ringed base, Mid-19th Century. Sundial is 10" diameter at top and 9.5 " diameter at base.
Georgian Square Bronze Sundial
Dimensions: H 0.79 in. Dm 10.63 in.
Dealer Location: Wormelow, GB
Materials & Techniques: Bronze
Georgian Square Bronze Sundial
Antique Mid-18th Century English Georgian Sundials
Bronze
An English, Georgian period bronze sundial with gnomon.
Old Composite Stone Altar Serving as Sundial, 19th Century
Dimensions: H 47.24 in. Dm 31.89 in.
Dealer Location: Richebourg, FR
Materials & Techniques: Stone
Old Composite Stone Altar Serving as Sundial, 19th...
Antique Mid-19th Century French Napoleon III Sundials
Stone
Dated from the 19th century, old composite stone altar serving as sundial. The plate, composed of 12 heads of gods of antiquity and a sundial, rests on a round base, molded and decorate...
Brass Sundial Made in the Mid-19th Century
Dimensions: H 0.79 in. W 2.76 in. D 2.76 in.
Dealer Location: Milan, IT
Brass Sundial Made in the Mid-19th Century
Antique 1850s French Sundials
Brass sundial placed in its original oak wooden box. Cm 7 x 7 x 2 (h). Very good condition and fully functional.
Rare Sundial, Mid-19th Century
Dimensions: H 0.91 in. W 2.76 in. D 2.76 in.
Dealer Location: Milan, IT
Rare Sundial, Mid-19th Century
Antique 1850s French Sundials
Rare sundial of engraved brass placed in its original oak wooden box. The gnomon is a brass bird that casts its shadow on a dial graduated with the daytime. To read correctly the hour, ...
Rare Compass and Sundial Together
Dimensions: H 1.57 in. Dm 2.17 in.
Dealer Location: Milan, IT
Rare Compass and Sundial Together
Antique Early 19th Century German Sundials
Rare compass and sundial together, German manufacture of the early 19th century, placed in a turned boxwood box with cover. The compass card with eight winds, complete with inscriptions...
Naire and Blunt Sundial
Dimensions: H 0.1 in. Dm 6 in.
Dealer Location: Lincolnshire, GB
Naire and Blunt Sundial
Antique Late 18th Century English Sundials
A small example of a bronze sundial by London makers Naire and Blunt.
Andreas Vogler Sundial
Dimensions: H 0.1 in. W 0.1 in. D 0.1 in.
Dealer Location: Lincolnshire, GB
Andreas Vogler Sundial
Antique Late 18th Century German Sundials
An 18th century pocket sundial.
Rare 18th Century French Silver Sundial
Dimensions: H 0.1 in. W 0.1 in. D 0.1 in.
Dealer Location: Lincolnshire, GB
Rare 18th Century French Silver Sundial
Antique Early 18th Century French Sundials
A rare silver French sundial by Haye of Paris in the German style with fine quality engraving.
Iron Orrery with Gilding with hand formed orbital rings & cast iron elements
On Hold
Dimensions: H 34 in. W 6.5 in. D 6.5 in.
Dealer Location: Los Angeles, CA
Materials & Techniques: Iron, Wood
Iron Orrery with Gilding with hand formed orbital ...
20th Century Sundials
Iron, Wood
Outstanding Orrery - this decorative custom Orrery is made of iron, with giltwood and brass planet details - Hand turned wood capital rests on a heavy iron raised platform. A substant...
19th Century Armillary Sphere Sundial
Dimensions: H 6 ft. 6.7 in. W 11.81 in. D 11.81 in.
Dealer Location: Wormelow, GB
Materials & Techniques: Steel, Carrara Marble
19th Century Armillary Sphere Sundial
Antique Late 19th Century English Late Victorian Sundials
Steel, Carrara Marble
19th century Carrara marble pedestal with associated 20th century armillary sphere.   
Early 19th Century Octagonal Bronze Sundial Plate Dated 1808
Dimensions: H 5.51 in. W 11.02 in. D 11.02 in.
Dealer Location: Wormelow, GB
Materials & Techniques: Bronze
Early 19th Century Octagonal Bronze Sundial Plate ...
Antique Early 1800s English George III Sundials
Bronze
Octagonal bronze sundial plate dated 1808.
Rare Portuguese marble scratch sundial, late 18th Century
Dimensions: H 11 ft. 8.6 in. W 4 ft. 3.2 in. D 24.41 in.
Dealer Location: Petworth, GB
Rare Portuguese marble scratch sundial, late 18th ...
Antique Late 17th Century Portuguese Other Sundials
Reputedly of royal provenance. The top with cherubs flanking an urn, below the dial a large palmette, on a breakfront column base.
Arts & Crafts Compton Pottery Mary Seton Watts cobra terracotta sundial, c1900
Dimensions: H 46 in. W 12 in. D 12 in.
Dealer Location: London, GB
Materials & Techniques: Terracotta
Arts & Crafts Compton Pottery Mary Seton Watts cob...
Unknown
Early 20th Century British Arts and Crafts Sundials
Terracotta
A rare terracotta Arts & Crafts Compton Potters Arts guild sundial; circa 1900, known as the “Cobra Sun Dial”; illustrated in their catalogues at the time; this version surmounted with ...
Antique Brass Sundial
Dimensions: H 12 in. W 12 in. D 0.5 in.
Dealer Location: Hopewell, NJ
Materials & Techniques: Brass
Antique Brass Sundial
Antique 19th Century English Sundials
Brass
Antique solid brass sundial with wonderful patina. Markings include "J. Adams, London" in script, directionals "N, S, E, W, NW, NE, SW, SE" and phrase "Here Today Gone Tomorrow". Roman ...
18th Century Armillary Sundial
Dimensions: H 5 ft. 10.1 in. W 20.87 in. D 20.87 in.
Dealer Location: Amsterdam, NL
Materials & Techniques: Iron, Limestone, Wood
18th Century Armillary Sundial
Antique Mid-18th Century Dutch Sundials
Iron, Limestone, Wood
With iron armillary sphere. In the 18th century the armillary sundial became popular. It was favored because of its ornamental appearance in the garden. More sculpture than timepiece...
Brass Sundial
Dimensions: H 12 in. W 10 in. D 4.5 in.
Dealer Location: Chicago, IL
Materials & Techniques: Brass
Brass Sundial
Antique 1890s American Sundials
Brass
Brass wall-mount sundial from the Mosser Mansion in Pennsylvania. This 19th century casting of the 17th century English original bears a Latin inscription referring to blessed solitude,...
Decorative Iron Sundial, German, Bauhaus Style, 1950s
Dimensions: H 5 in. Dm 10 in.
Dealer Location: Vienna, AT
Materials & Techniques: Iron
Decorative Iron Sundial, German, Bauhaus Style, 19...
Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Sundials
Iron
A beautiful sundial, made of iron, made in Germany in the 1950s with nice patina.
Rectangular Stone Sundial, 19th Century
Dimensions: H 21.26 in. W 13.78 in. D 1.97 in.
Dealer Location: Richebourg, FR
Materials & Techniques: Stone
Rectangular Stone Sundial, 19th Century
Antique Mid-19th Century French Napoleon III Sundials
Stone
Dating from the 19th century, rectangular stone sundial whose hours are written in Arabic numerals. Lack needle, whose shadow indicates the hours.
19th Century Limestone Sundial
Dimensions: H 38 in. W 10 in. D 10 in.
Dealer Location: Atlanta, GA
19th Century Limestone Sundial
Antique 19th Century English Sundials
Carved Limestone Top with Forged Iron Base, Late 19th Century
19th Century Sundial
Dimensions: H 38 in. W 10 in. D 10 in.
Dealer Location: Atlanta, GA
19th Century Sundial
Antique 19th Century British Sundials
English 19th Century Sandstone Sundial
English Lead Sundial On Painted Wood Base . Circa 1840
Dimensions: H 38 in. Dm 22 in.
Dealer Location: Charleston, SC
English Lead Sundial On Painted Wood Base . Circa ...
Antique 1840s British William IV Sundials
English lead sundial resting on fluted painted circular wood base. Mid 19th Century
Marble Sundial
Dimensions: H 41 in. W 14 in. D 14 in.
Dealer Location: Culver City, CA
Materials & Techniques: Marble, Iron
Marble Sundial
Vintage 1950s Sundials
Marble, Iron
Tall Mid-Century marble sundial with iron top. American.
Armillary Brass Sphere
Dimensions: H 14.57 in. Dm 10.63 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Brass
Armillary Brass Sphere
20th Century French Sundials
Brass
original
Barker & Sons Bronze and Limestone Sundial
Dimensions: H 4 ft. W 22 in. D 22 in.
Dealer Location: Mt Kisco, NY
Barker & Sons Bronze and Limestone Sundial
Antique 19th Century Unknown Sundials
Barker & Sons London, bronze and limestone sundial having an unusually large dial and gnomon
A 19th Century Silvered And Gilt Brass Horizontal Compass Sundial.
Dimensions: H 1.75 in. W 2.75 in. D 2 in.
Dealer Location: Milan, IT
Materials & Techniques: Brass, Glass
A 19th Century Silvered And Gilt Brass Horizontal ...
Jacques Linedal
Antique 19th Century French Sundials
Brass, Glass
A rare 19th Century silvered and gilt-brass horizontal compass-sundial, signed Jacques Linedal fecit a Dipee, Lat. 49, with folding scroll support gnomon, the compass with blued needle,...
Faux Bois Stone Sundial
Dimensions: H 32 in. Dm 11.5 in.
Dealer Location: Kilmarnock, VA
Materials & Techniques: Stone, Bronze
Faux Bois Stone Sundial
Antique 19th Century Sundials
Stone, Bronze
A massive sundial made from hand-carved brownstone simulating the shorn limbs of an old tree and topped with its original verdigris bronze dial plate.