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$ 44,000

A Copernican Armillary Sphere

Origin France
Period 18th Century
Materials Wood, metal
H. 15.5 in;
H. 39.37 cm;
Condition Good.
Creation Date Late 18th century
Description The horizontal zodiacal ring is covered with polychromed printed paper representing the planets. The globe represents the sun. The globe functions with a manual turning system. The colure rings, the equinox and solstice are of wood covered also with printed paper, supported by a central stem above a turned wood black lacquered base.
Styles / Movements Traditional
Incollect Reference Number 310882
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