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Hispano-Moorish Astrolabe, Spain?, c. 1260

Inventory Number: 37878
Object Type: astrolabe
Place Created: Spain Europe
Subject Classification(s): Astronomy By Discipline  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Mater, rete for 27 stars, 7 plates, alidade, rule, pin and wedge. The astrolabe, especially the rete, has been substantially re-engraved at an early date.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans. Bought by Lewis Evans at the sale of the collection of M. Roussel, Paris, 1911.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass

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