Astrolabe Catalogue

MakerW. Watson & Sons
Inventory no.58805

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Throne, Ring and Shackle

The throne is of the simple type made of paper attached with integrated base made of brass . More information


The mater and limb are of one-piece construction. The limb is made of paper pasted to the aluminium mater. Scales on the limb: equal hours scale; degree scale. More information


The back contains 0 scales. More information

Rete, Nut & Bolt

The rete contains 26 stars.

The rete contains 3 scales of the following types: Right ascension; Ecliptic; Calendar.
The rete is attached using a nut & bolt. More information


There is one plate for latitude 51°0' . More information

Rules & Alidades

Type Details
AlidadeDouble-ended. The sights have broken off and are in the box with the astrolabe.
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