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Astrolabe, Italian?, c. 1500?

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Inventory Number: 35146
Object Type: astrolabe
Place Created: Italy Europe
Subject Classification(s): Astronomy By Discipline Astrolabes Astronomical Instruments Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Mater, rete for 15 stars, 4 plates, alidade, rule, pin and wedge. The alidade is broken at one end and lacks its sights.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans Purchased by Lewis Evans from S. Waters between 1900 and 1920 along with the rest of Waters' collection as a whole.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass

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