Small Astrolabe Astrolabio With Stand
When hung on its wood and brass stand, this small astrolabe is a distinguished desk accessory.
- Modelled on an astrolabe astrolabio. One of the most used instruments in the history of astronomy.
- Astrolabes can tell the time during day or night; find the time and length of sunrise and sunset; and identify celestial objects in the night sky to determine latitude.
- Detailed and decorative piece made from brass plate and sapelli wood.
- The astrolabe is gift boxed with instructions and its historic uses.
- Astrolabe dimensions: 13 cm x 4.5 cm
- Stand height: 18cm
- Base of stand dimensions: 5cm x 2.5cm x 5cm
- Intended for decorative purposes, do not use this astrolabe for serious navigation