BEAUTIFUL ROTATING CELESTIAL STAR MAP GERMAN C. 1890 - 1910 DER STERNENHIMMEL
Rare Rotating Celestial Planisphere (Star Map) German C. 1890 - 1910 "Der Sternenhimmel Zu Jeder Stunde Des Jahres Ausgabe fur Mittel-Europa."
Beautifully printed, rotating volvelle or wheel chart showing the months and days of the year, the hours of the day, and the stars and constellations of the night sky as seen from Middle Europe. With use instructions, in German, on the reverse.
Heavily and very nicely gold embossed black leather pasted over heavy board. Front in excellent condition, reverse in very good condition with minor tears and some staining (see photos).
Rotates smoothly. Printed by A. Klippel in Dortmund, Germany. 10.0 x 10.0 inches. / 25.5 x 25.5 cm.
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