The Abridged Armilla

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dc.identifier.other 98.05.0005
dc.description b&w print
dc.description Very good.
dc.description Pictured is a metal astronomical instrument: inter-twinning spheres held by six decorated poles on which eight dragons are climbing.
dc.description From Burke-Gaffney fonds. Stamped on reverse: 'The Abridged armilla' and two Chinese characters. Accompanying note reads: 'Photographs of the astronomical instruments of Father Matt. Ricci, s.j. (1552 - 1610) at Pekin (China). Photographs purchased at Pekin by Fr. Frank D. McDonald (1881 - ) in Pekin about 1938'.
dc.description Date Catalogued: 2/19/1998
dc.description.provenance Made available in DSpace on 2010-11-26T17:05:57Z (GMT). No. of bitstreams: 0 en
dc.format.extent 9 cm x 13.5 cm
dc.subject.other Other
dc.subject.other Astronomy Instruments
dc.subject.other Burke-Gaffney, Michael Walter, 1896-1979
dc.subject.other Ricci, Matthew
dc.title The Abridged Armilla
dc.type Image
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