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86/60 Orrery and stand, for use in a library, brass/wood, France, 1846-1899
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Object statement
Orrery and stand, for use in a library, brass/wood, France, 1846-1899
Blue file states the place of manufacture as France.

The planets include Pluto which was discovered in 1930. This may or may not have been a later addition.
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Description
Orrery and stand, for use in a library, brass/wood, France, 1846-1899
(-1) Orrery mechanism
(-2) Metal winding rod with turned wooden handle
(-3) Wooden stand

Made: France; 1846 - 1899
Marks
No makers' marks visible.
86/60
Production date
1846 - 1899

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Acquisition credit line
Purchased 1986

This object record is currently incomplete. The information available may date back as far as 125 years. Other information may exist in a non-digital form. The Museum continues to update and add new research to collection records.
Subjects
+ Astronomy
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Concise link back to this object: http://from.ph/66998
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{{cite web |url=http://from.ph/66998 |title=86/60 Orrery and stand, for use in a library, brass/wood, France, 1846-1899 |author=Powerhouse Museum |accessdate=24 October 2014 |publisher=Powerhouse Museum, Australia}}


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