Box for miniature orrery

Made:
1785-1795 in London
maker:
James Simons

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fitted wooden box lined with baize to contain Miniature orrery, in obverse engraved with following inscription: "invented and made by James Simons, Portman Place, Edgware Road", c.1790

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1981-1627/2
type:
planets

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