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Simple Jones Jovilabe Planispheric Astrolabe Zodiac Orrery Troughton Replica
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item No.7

Jones
Christies International London England.

MODEL Specifications
Merc.4.15,Ven.1.625, Earth is 1.00, Mars 1.875, Jup.11.857, Sat.29.6
for example ,Mercury orbits the sun 4.15 times faster than Earth

COMMENTS & DIMENSIONS {in centimeters}

Jones 6 planet orrery following the style of the 19th Cent with tapered planet arms and planet uprights as was common in the period, includes 11 moons


The zodiac /calander plate is cut with over 200 fine teeth two accessories in the period could be bought at a later date including a Lunarium and Tellurium
On a solid brass base with folding feet.

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