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Modern Plastic Astrolabe, by H.N. Saunders, English, 1979

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Inventory Number: 40670
Object Type: astrolabe
Persons: H. N. Saunders
Date Created: 1979
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Astronomy By Discipline Astrolabes Astronomical Instruments Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
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Brief Description: Circular opaque off-white plastic astrolabe with a rotating clear plastic plate on one side and clear plastic rotating rules on both sides.
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Provenance: Designed by H.N. Saunders
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Material(s): Plastic
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
2 145 mm


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