Armillary sphere dated 1795 by Cassini in Roma

Armillary sphere of the Ptolemaic type with armillas of the Sun and the Moon and octagonal table.

Attributed to Cassini according to style and period.

Cartouche indicates: “Roma presso la calcografia Camerale 1795“.

Dimensions: total height 17.3 inches – table height 12.5 inches – table diameter 12.2 inches.

Nota : similar gores dated 1790 and signed Cassini in the Library of Congress (on request)

Dated 1795.

Reference : D / Mo2

Price on request.

 

Also discover many more antique globes and armillary spheres in the dedicated section of our French website : « Globes et sphères armillaires ».

 

Armillary sphere dated 1795 by Cassini in Roma.

Armillary sphere dated 1795 by Cassini in Roma.

Armillary sphere dated 1795 by Cassini in Roma.

Armillary sphere dated 1795 by Cassini in Roma.

Armillary sphere dated 1795 by Cassini in Roma.

Armillary sphere dated 1795 by Cassini in Roma.

Armillary sphere dated 1795 by Cassini in Roma.

Armillary sphere dated 1795 by Cassini in Roma.