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A Philosopher Lecturing on the Orrery

Joseph Wright of Derby, 1766

Berlin Gold Hat

1000 BCE-800 BCE

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 1 — The Planisphere of Ptolemy

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 10 — The Sizes of the Celestial Bodies

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 11 — The Location of the Earth

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 12 — Upright and Oblique Spheres

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 13 — Hemisphere of the Old World

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 14 — Ptolemaic Planetary Motions

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 15 — Opposition and Conjunction of the Planets

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 16 — Sun in Eccentric Orbit

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 17 — The Revolution of the Sun around the Earth

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 18 — The motion of the Moon

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 19 — Phases of the Moon

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 2 — Ptolemaic Cosmography

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 20 — Mars, Jupiter & Saturn

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 21 — Venus and Mercury

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 22 — First Hemisphere

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 23 — Second Hemisphere

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 24 — Northern Stellar Hemisphere

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 25 — Celestial and Terrestrial Hemispheres

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 26 — Northern Stellar Hemisphere

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 27 — Southern Stellar Hemisphere

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 28 — Southern Hemisphere

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 29 — Southern Stellar and Terrestrial Hemisphere

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 3 — Planetary Orbits

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 4 — The Copernicus Planisphere

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 5 — The Copernican World System

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 6 — The Tycho Brahe Planisphere

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 7 — Brahe's Construction of the World

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 8 — The Planisphere of Aratus

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Harmonia Macrocosmica Plate 9 — Brahe’s Altitudes of the Planets

Andreas Cellarius, 1660

Nebra Sky Disk

1600 BCE

The Garden of Earthly Delights - Closed

Hieronymus Bosch, 1503-1504

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