ARMILLARY Sphere

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£ 85.00

Good late 18th century engraving. 

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Engraved by J Kuchin. Typical armillary sphere with earth at the centre surrounded by a model of the objects seen in the night sky, including the constellations and ecliptic. Deckle edges on three sides, from Guthrie's Grammer: A Geographical, Historical, and Commercial Grammar: and Present State of Several Nations of the World, the 3rd edition was published in 1786. Plate size 20 x 14 cm, overall size 28 x 19.5 cm. 

With good plate mark and wide margins on top quality laid paper. In good clean condition with just a few minor markings, and ideal for framing.


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