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Print (Broadside) A View of the Solar System and Orbit of the Comet with its proper Elevation, by Benjamin Martin, London, 1757

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Inventory Number: 14316
Object Type: Object
Persons: Benjamin Martin (Creator)
Date Created: 1757
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Comets Astronomy Prints Collection  
Brief Description: Three-dimensional astronomical broadside showing orbit of comet 1757 (some cometary tails and extra section missing).
Primary Inscriptions: A View of the Solar System and Orbit of the Comet (with its proper Elevation) which will next return; truly representing all its Appearances for any Part of the year, by Benjamin Martin. Published accord'g to Act of Parliament Feb: 24th 1757. Scale of two hundred and forty millions of English miles.
Collection Group: Radcliffe Observatory Archive
Material(s): Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
327 475 mm

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