Item Information

Description of and Instructions for the Operation of an Astronomical Clock with an Armillary Sphere

Dublin Core

Title

Description of and Instructions for the Operation of an Astronomical Clock with an Armillary Sphere
Instructions for operating an astronomical clock with an armillary sphere

Subject

Astronomical clocks

Date

17th century

Language

eng

Additional Item Metadata

Provenance

Gift of George Arthur Plimpton

MODS

Key Date

1600 1699

Type of Date

ap

Place of Origin

Germany

Form/Genre

manuscripts

Physical Description

1 page
1 image

Repository Name

nnc-rb

Shelf Location

Plimpton MS 217

Notes

original filename: plmptn_085_001

Language of Cataloging

eng

Digital Origin

rd

Collection

Plimpton

Citation

“Description of and Instructions for the Operation of an Astronomical Clock with an Armillary Sphere,” Columbia University Libraries Online Exhibitions, accessed June 22, 2024, https://exhibitions.library.columbia.edu/exhibits/show/plimpton/item/80.

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