18" (40 cm) Large Brass Armillary sphere globe on a beautiful rosewood base with sundial compass. It was used extensively as a teaching tool to explain the functioning of the solar asystem in Greek antiquity.
It make a rich, unique and classy gift for a beautiful home or a gentleman's study.
Armillary globe with a brass antique reflects the craftsmanship and skill of ancient Greeks who sought to understand time and the way of the planets.
This armillary comes equipped with a compass inserted within a sturdy rosewood base.
- Large Armillary sphere globe with global compass
- Brass on a beautiful rosewood base - 43 CM HIGH!
- Estimated Period
- Second half 20th century
- Country of Origin
- As new - unused