Astrolabe for Shah Abbas II
The Safavid ruler Abbas II is described on the throne of the astrolable as "The supreme prince, the sultan, the most just, the most great, lord of the centres of command, remover of the causes of tyranny and rebellion, king of the kings of the age."
- Special Exhibition Label: 'Al-Mizan: Sciences and Arts in the Islamic World' (26/10/2010 - 20/03/2011)
- Inventory no. 45747 - Former Display Label