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Gothic Astrolabe, Late 14th Century?

Inventory Number: 36338
Object Type: astrolabe
Subject Classification(s): Billmeir Collection By Collection Philosophical Instruments By Trade Location Astronomy By Discipline Astrolabes Astronomical Instruments Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1957-84/174
Brief Description: Mater, semi-quatrefoil rete for 34 stars, 2 plates, rule, alidade, pin and wedge. The lettering is in Lombardic script throughout.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir
Collection Group: Billmeir Collection
Material(s): Brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
115 mm

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