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Sphere and stand
Celestial table globe. Astronomical details on the sphere show a labelled magnitude table above a cartouche. For some variable stars the range in magnitudes is also given. A total of 42 stars and three star groups are named. The 48 Ptolemaic constellations and four of the non-Ptolemaic constellations are drawn. Eight of the southern constellations are drawn as well as those of Plancius, those of Hevelius, except Triangulum Minus, and those of Lacaille. However, not all the constellations are labelled.
Newton Son & Berry
- Image reference: D7259-1
- National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Caird Collection