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Table Orrery, by Cary, London, c. 1820

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Inventory Number: 72367
Object Type:
Persons: Cary
Date Created: c.1820
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Clay Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1944-1/part
Brief Description: Table orrery combining planetarium and tellurium, wooden disc with applied printed and coloured zodiac calendar. Planets to Saturn.
Primary Inscriptions: "Cary London" Globe: "Published 1st July 1816, by I. & W. Newton 66 Chancery Lane, LONDON"
Provenance: Purchased from Dr. Reginald S. Clay..
Collection Group: Clay Collection


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