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Calendar, astronomical

AST0642
Astronomical and navigational instruments

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Collection Astronomical and navigational instruments
User collections Calendar_Coins by Calendrium
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID AST0642
Description Astronomical calendar made of a metal alloy. The calendar is round and one side has an eight-pointed shape with lunar symbols. There is an inscription around the outer edge.
Date made 17th century

Artist/Maker Unknown
Place made Unknown
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Caird Collection
Materials metal: silver; metal: bronze
Measurements Overall: 1 x 48 mm
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  • Calendar, astronomical (AST0642)
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