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Astronomical calendar clock; eight-day movement with two trains, for going and striking, both with fusee; dead beat escapement with inverted crutch piece, pendulum suspended from vertical steel loop; striking-train with inside count-wheel; back plate engraved with foliate border, scrolling foliage, birds and a mask; dial constructed from several fixed sections of brass and copper, with idle subsidiary corner dials and a nest of rings at centre, some rotating, some fixed; give multiple ...

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astrologie cca. 1550.

design-is-fine: “ Christoph Schissler, Astronomical Compendium, Augsburg, Germany. V&A “ Pocket-size compendia were produced by specialist instrument makers.

This early Persian astrolabe with a geared calendar movement is the oldest geared machine in existence in a complete state. It illustrates an important stage in the development of the various complex astronomical machines from which the mechanical clock derives.

This early Persian astrolabe with a geared calendar movement is the oldest geared machine in existence in a complete state. It illustrates an important stage in the development of the various complex astronomical machines from which the mechanical clock d