Celestial Globe, Indo-Persian, Lahore, 17th Century
|Inventory Number:|| 36638|
|Object Type:|| |
|Place Created:|| Lahore Pakistan Asia
|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|