19th Century armillary sphere

19th Century armillary sphere

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Caption: 19th Century armillary sphere. An armillary sphere, or circular astrolabe, has moveable interlocking rings representing the circles of the celestial sphere, which are used to demonstrate the motion of the stars around the Earth. Made in 1870.

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