Aristotelian type planetary (1) - Iron (cast/wrought)

Description
Aristotelian type planetary (1) - Iron (cast/wrought)
Italy - First half 20th century

Aristotelian Planetarium in perfect cosmetic and mechanical condition, made of wrought iron and probably dating back to 1800s, screwed on a pedestal of equally processed metal. A very interesting and original object, manufactured by skilful craftsmen based on a scientific project, consistent with the research and studies of its time. Unknown maker.

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
Aristotelian type planetary
Material
Iron (cast/wrought)
Model/ Name
tipo aristotelico
Estimated Period
First half 20th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
50×25×25 cm
Weight
6 kg
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