Wed, 26th Oct 2011 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Implacable)

 
  Lot 203
 

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A DECORATIVE BRASS ISLAMIC ASTROLABE, PROBABLY...

Sold for £248
Estimated at £200 - £400

(Please note the sold price includes buyer's premium at 24%)


 
A DECORATIVE BRASS ISLAMIC ASTROLABE, PROBABLY EARLY 20TH-CENTURY
engraved overall with Islamic-type decoration, pierced rete, two double-sided copper plates secured with a mater and pin -- 2¾in. (7cm.) diameter