Miniature Astrolabe - Hemisferium

Miniature Astrolabe - Hemisferium

The Astrolabe, considered as the mathematic jewl of the Medium Age, was to the end of XVII century the movil instrument most used in the whole history of the Astronomy. It allows us to undestand in a clear and simply way, the celestial mechanism and the apparent movement of the stars.

Its origin could ...
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Dimensions :
13 x 4,5 cm
Theme :
Physical and technical sciences
Art movement :
17th century
Museum :
Musée du Louvre
Materials :
Brass, Wood
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