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Nicholas Kratzer - Summary

Date of Birth: 1486

Date of Death: 1550

Gender: male

Nationality: German

Occupation: Manufacturer


Nicholas Kratzer was an astronomer and maker of scientific instruments active in the early-16th century. During the 1520s he was the King's horologer and sundial designer.

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