Brass Astrolabe, by Ziya al-Din Muhammad

The astrolabe consists of a main element into which five dishes are placed, and unto which rings for hanging are attached. A modern screen is fastening the six units. Brass with open work and engraving. Lahore, Pakistan.
Additional Information: astrolabe; Arabic; navigation; Inscriptions overall in Arabic
Category Navigational Instruments
Reference Number 01075
Maker/Artist Ziya al-Din Muhammad
Materials Brass
Time Period 1637-1650


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