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Astrolabe, Indian, ?Late 18th or Early 19th Century

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Inventory Number: 30402
Object Type: astrolabe
Place Created: India Asia
Accession Number: 1988-19
Brief Description: For the latitude of Jaipur with a rete of 35 stars. Inscribed in Sanskrit.
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Provenance: Purchased. From the collection of the Time Museum, Rockford, Illinois (inventory no. 1056, sale lot 149) and previously in the collection of Alain Brieux, Paris.
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Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
552 mm

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