The ZINC ASTROLABE is a sculptural reproduction of an elaborate inclinometer incorporating a steel arrow. Fabricated and finished in a zinc bath in Hungary, this inclinometer has a lightly-weathered appearance that delivers a touch of vintage inspiration to your in or outdoor area. Historically used by astronomers and navigators to measure the altitude above the horizon of a celestial body, day or night. It can be used to identify stars or planets, to determine local latitude given local time, to survey, or to triangulate.
- Zinc-coated steel construction
- Distressed gray finish
- Astrolabe (only) Pedestal base available separately
- 19.75" globe art depth x 24.5"width x 25.5" h
- 11.75" x 11.75" base
- 31 lbs.
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