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Astrolabe-Quadrant, by Ahmad al-Ayyûbî', Turkish, 1682/3

Inventory Number: 15598
Object Type: quadrant
Creator: Ahmad al-Ayyb'
Date Created: Dated 1094 AH (1682/3 AD)
Place Created: Turkey Asia
Subject Classification(s): Quadrants Astronomical Instruments Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1960-70
Brief Description: Profatius astrolabe-quadrant with unequal hour scale. Sinecal quadrant on reverse. Integral shadow-casting projections as sights. With velvet case and strap.
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Material(s): Wood


Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
106 103 mm

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