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Hispano-Moorish Astrolabe, Spain?, c.1260

Inventory Number: 49033
Object Type: astrolabe
Place Created: Spain Europe
Subject Classification(s): Astronomy By Discipline  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Mater, rete for 21 stars, 4 plates, alidade, pin and wedge in the form of a horse. The earliest European astrolabe in the collection.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans with his collection.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
84 mm

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