Astrolabio in ottone decorativo. Medio Oriente 1900

Oggetto venduto

Brass decorative astrolabe with eight engraved assorted plates one bearing the Alexandria’s latitude. Mater bottom and back engraved with degrees dials and multi-lobed throne. Rete bears the constellations’ names. With its alidade and horse designed as bird’s head.

Near-East, circa 1900

Diameter: 13 cm (5 in.) - Height of throne: 16,5 cm (6-1/2 in.).

Oxidizations on few plates.

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