Platinotype print of Ptolemy observing with a quad

Made:
1914 in London
maker:
Science Museum
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Science Museum
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Platinotype print of Ptolemy observing with a quadrant, from "Margarita Philosophica" 1535, p. 513

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1914-864
type:
quadrant (naked eye)
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Science Museum (Great Britain)