A Celestial Planisphere, or Map of the Heavens. - 1856
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Hand colored antique celestial map from Burritt's Atlas, Designed to Illustrate The Geography of the Heavens, 1856. The annual passage of the earth, through the heavens over the course of a year. 13.75 x 13.25 inches. Fair to good condition with obvious damage at edges that could be hidden with a mat when framing, as well as some foxing and a large seam separation that has been repaired with archival tape. Should look decent when framed. Other versions available in lesser condition at lower prices, please email us for photographs. Use search bar to search "Burritt" for some variations.
Hand Colored Genuine Antique Celestial Map
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