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A portable table orrery, William & Samuel Jones, London
dated 1794
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A portable table orrery, William & Samuel Jones, London
dated 1794
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A portable table orrery, William & Samuel Jones, London
dated 1794
the mechanical orrery with central brass sun and white-painted inner planets, Mercury and Neptune, the Earth with twelve engraved gores and with painted moon above rings with lunar and zodiacal scales, the circular horizon with restored engraved and coloured scales and inscribed Made and Sold by W & S Jones, 135 Holborn, London and A TABLE of the principal AFFECTIONS of the PLANETS, June 1st 1794, Published as the Act Directed by W & S Jones, with outer calendar and zodiacal rings, on turned mahogany feet
33cm. 13in. diameter
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