Authentic Models 18th C. Atlas Armillary

Authentic Models

  • $567.00


Brand: Authentic Models

Color: White

Features:

  • Made of Bronze, Nickel, and Aluminum
  • Bronze, Sliver, and Brown Finish
  • 22 in. Dia. x 10 in. H
  • An interesting mix of early science and Greek mythology: One of the legendary Titans battling Zeus was defeated and decreed to carry the weight of the world on his mighty shoulders. Our armillary dial, however, has Atlas carrying the entire universe. That's to say the known Renaissance universe, when the earth was still believed to be at its center. Gracefully intertwined silver rings symbolize the position and trajectories of heavenly bodies around the earth. In all aspects ethereal, scien

Publisher: Authentic Models

Details: Made of Bronze, Nickel, and Aluminum. Bronze, Sliver, and Brown Finish. 22 in. Dia. x 10 in. H. An interesting mix of early science and Greek mythology: One of the legendary Titans battling Zeus was defeated and decreed to carry the weight of the world on his mighty shoulders. Our armillary dial, however, has Atlas carrying the entire universe. That's to say the known Renaissance universe, when the earth was still believed to be at its center. Gracefully intertwined silver rings symbolize the position and trajectories of heavenly bodies around the earth. In all aspects ethereal, science combined with beauty, myth with historic fact.

UPC: 781934530671

EAN: 0781934530671

Package Dimensions: 23.8 x 16.5 x 12.3 inches