This solid brass Armillary Sphere globe is very skillfully made. It measures overall 8" height x 3" width x 6" length.
The Armillary dial sphere is a classic design made of solid brass with a bright annealed (heat-treatment) finish. The globe (earth) is positioned inside a mesh of brass hoops, symbolizing the course of the planets as known at the time and by zodiac signs & symbols. The course of the sun is shown by a wide band called the ecliptic circle. The interior of the armillary rotates.
A larger 8.5" version of this Armillary is available, please click on the below link. This beautiful terrestrial armillary sphere globe is sure to become a conversational addition to your nautical decor.
- Overall Size: 8" height x 3" width x 6" length
- Weight: Approx. 1.0 lbs
- Finish: Bright annealed (heat-treatment) finish
- Material: Solid Brass