20th Century English Armillary Sphere
Found in England this 20th century armillary sphere is pierced with an arrow and mounted on a four foot scrolled base. The scroll base is mounted on a cross bar which can be attached to a surface, four holes are provided for additional stability. The arrow from measures: 25 inches from tip to tip. Each of the cross bars measure 8.5 inches X 1 inch. An armillary sphere is a tool that can be used to solve various astronomical problems or as an educational tool to represent movements in the heavens. This piece has a wonderful painted patina and would be beautiful as an ornament in your home or garden.
H 30 in. x W 18.5 in. x D 17 in.
H 76.2 cm x W 46.99 cm x D 43.18 cm