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Model of a Mariner's Astrolabe, by Fellows and Darby, English, 1925

Inventory Number: 88604
Object Type: astrolabe, mariner's
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1925-38
Brief Description: Mahogany ring with counterweight and alidade, with a large brass suspension ring. Made in imitation of a brass example by Elias Allen dated 1616 and now in St Andrews.
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Provenance: Purchased.
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Material(s): Mahogany and brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
397 mm