Philips' Patent Orrery

Made:
1910-1915 in London
maker:
George Philip & Son

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Philips' Patent Orrery, 10-inch models, by George Philip & Son, London, c.1910. Printed paper on card with mock leather horizon aperture and brass pointers, made in Germany.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1979-149 Pt2
Materials:
brass, card, complete, paper and wood
type:
planispheres
credit:
On loan from the Wellcome Trust

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