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This fine brass reproduction of an original Armillary Sundial Sphere is hand crafted and is probably one of the finest reproductions of this type of traditional observational instruments. Armillary spheres were developed by the ancient Greeks as a teaching tool for solving various astronomical problems and became popular again in the late middle ages. The Theodolite is also a fine reproductiopn example of an old type surveying instrument with a rotating telescope used for measuring horizontal and vertical angles.
|12" Brass Armillary |
|Old Type Brass Theodolite|