Trippensee Planetarium

Valuation : 2 000 €
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Trippensee Planetarium

Planetarium composed of four brass and printed wood planets with painted metal stems, featuring the Earth, the Moon, the Sun and Venus. The axe of the wood is ornated with a compass marked with a printed metal cartel, resting on a turned leg terminating by a circular metal base ornated by an engraved plate with the seasons, zodiac signs and months.

The Trippensee MFG CO, Detroit, Michigan.

Circa 1910-1940

Condition report : Wear on planets, oxidization on mechanics. Working, chain needs maintenance.

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  • Items quantity:  1
  • Height in cm : 35 cm
  • Width in cm : 70 cm
  • Depth in cm : 19 cm
  • Expertissim Reference: 2014120613