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Print (Engraving, Framed) of the Moon or 'Lunar Planisphere', by John Russell, 1806

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Inventory Number: 11958
Object Type: Object
Persons: John Russell (Artist)
Date Created: 1806
Subject Classification(s): Moon Astronomy Prints Collection  
Brief Description: One of the two 'Lunar Planispheres', this showing the moon in false oblique light, with caption and date 1806 and a correction scale beneath. Companion is 87967, and a third (unfinished) engraved lunar map is 11959. In modern Museum frame.
Provenance: Presented by the Radcliffe Trustees. From the Radcliffe Observatory, Oxford.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
872 575 mm

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