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Prints depicting instruments
ANONYMOUS, Sphaera Armillaris., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Sphaera Armillaris.
London, ca. 1790, Coloured.. 295x450mm. In good condition, folding as issued.
Fine example of a Ptolemaic armillary sphere. The central terrestrial globe (labeled Terra) is surrounded by Arctic and Antarctic circles, Cancer and Capricorn tropical circles, and the equatorial circle -- all inside a zodiac band; these in turn are set within a calibrated meridian and a horizon ba... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 110 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 69
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4