An Italian 17th century style brass armillary sphere,
Lot 127W
An Italian 17th century style brass armillary sphere,
£6,000 - 8,000
US$ 10,000 - 13,000
Lot Details
An Italian 17th century style brass armillary sphere,
the horizon ring supported by four brackets and engraved with degree scale and wind directions, the primary sphere with three parallel rings and polar circles graduated with degree scales, a zodiacal band engraved with zodiac signs and names attached to the colures, raised on knopped stem and triangular base with paw feet, 22in (56cm) high
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  1. Jon Baddeley
    Specialist - Scientific Instruments
    Bonhams
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