The astrolabe is a very ancient astronomical computer for solving problems relating to time and the position of the Sun and stars in the sky. Astrolabes are used to show how the sky looks at a specific place at a given time.
Replica of 16th century original astrolabe, historical and astronomical instrument that was used by navigators and astronomers for navigation and star observation from 3rd century BC to 18th century AD. Astrolabe body is made from brass and stands on a wooden base.
Dimensions height 27cm length 20cm depth (base) 10cm
3-5 business days
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Sep 8, 2020
Mar 9, 2020
Fantastic astrolabe, very satisfied, arrived quickly and in perfect order....
Jan 3, 2020
This was a Christmas gift for someone special. It has special meaning for us. He cried. Thank you.
Oct 2, 2019
This intricate replica arrived promptly and in fine condition. The workmanship is high quality!
Mar 13, 2018
I received this astrolabe in a timely manner and in good working order. All its mechanisms function as designed and the inscriptions are legible. I look forward to using this piece for astronomical study and literary inspiration. Also, Maria is a courteous seller who maintains contact with her customers to make sure items are received and undamaged. If anyone should happen to be interested in this kind of memorabilia and art, then this is the place to come to. Otherwise, keep shopping and don't forget to look at the stars.