French Clock with orrery planetary model and winding keys

Made:
1830-1832 in Paris and France

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Orrery Clock by Raingo Frères, Paris with Sun, Earth and Moon globes on pillar stand with music box in wooden base.
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© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Orrery Clock by Raingo Frères, Paris with Sun, Earth and Moon globes on pillar stand with music box in wooden base.
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Orrery Clock by Raingo Frères, Paris with Sun, Earth and Moon globes on pillar stand with music box in wooden base.
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Orrery Clock by Raingo Frères, Paris with Sun, Earth and Moon globes on pillar stand with music box in wooden base.
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Orrery Clock by Raingo Frères, Paris with Sun, Earth and Moon globes on pillar stand with music box in wooden base.
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Keys for Orrery Clock by Raingo Frères, Paris with Sun, Earth and Moon globes on pillar stand with music box in wooden
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Orrery Clock by Raingo Frères, Paris with Sun, Earth and Moon globes on pillar stand with music box in wooden base.
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Orrery Clock by Raingo Frères, Paris with Sun, Earth and Moon globes on pillar stand with music box in wooden base.
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Orrery Clock and 2 winding keys by Raingo Frères, Paris with Sun, Earth and Moon globes on pillar stand with music box in wooden base. Original glass dome absent when acquired.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1962-293
type:
terrestrial globe
taxonomy:
  • disciplines
  • disciplines
  • science
  • natural sciences
  • physical sciences
  • visual and verbal communication
  • globe - cartographic sphere
credit:
Sotheby's and Co.

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