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Celestial Globe, Indo-Persian, Lahore, 17th Century

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Inventory Number: 36638
Object Type:
Place Created: Lahore Pakistan Asia
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Indo-Persian celestial globe;17th century
Bronze. Not signed or dated; probably made in Lahore, c.1660.

57 stars are marked in addition to the usual great circles.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans in 1924. Bought from Sayyid Bahadur Shah in Lahore, by H. Beveridge, and later sold to Lewis Evans.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
190 mm


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