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Astrolabe, North African, Late 18th Century?

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Inventory Number: 40407
Object Type: astrolabe
Place Created: Africa
Subject Classification(s): Billmeir Collection By Collection Astronomy By Discipline Astrolabes Astronomical Instruments Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1957-84/14
Brief Description: Mater; 2 plates. The rete and the horse are missing.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir with his collection.
Collection Group: Billmeir Collection
Material(s): Brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
112 mm

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