Astrolabe

Persian
First quarter 17th century
about 1625


Object Place: Persia

Dimensions

9.8 x 16 cm (3 7/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

42.304

Medium or Technique

Brass; pieces assembled

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA from E.S. David in 1942.

Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund