A Philips' Planisphere and Patent Orrery,  made in Germany, published in England,  circa 1920,  (2)
Lot 165
A Philips' Planisphere and Patent Orrery, made in Germany, published in England, circa 1920, (2)
Sold for £687 (US$ 1,155) inc. premium
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A Philips' Planisphere and Patent Orrery, made in Germany, published in England, circa 1920,
embossed Philips' Panisphere showing the principle stars visible for every hour in the year and Philips' Patent Orrery for finding the position of the various planets for every hour in the year, the card and embossed leather covering with circular revolving disc with the celestial map, the orrery with brass index arm, the reverse of each with printed instructions for use, 10in (25.5cm) diameter (2)
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