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Tellurium Planetarium Columbus Verlag - Tellurium (1) - Metal and paper

Lot reference 28312301

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Location: Netherlands
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Germany - 1930

No. of items: 1
Object: Tellurium
Material: Metal and paper
Manufacturer/ Brand: Tellurium Planetarium Columbus Verlag
Estimated Period: 1930
Country of Origin: Germany
Condition: Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions: 43×35×65 cm

Around 1930, Germany, in very good condition



Maker is Columbus-Verlag Berlin Lichtervelde was working under this name during World War 2

The piece stands on a cast iron base.
The sun is depicted with a candle
With the help of a lever you can rotate the globe.
At the same time a little ball representing the moon by means of a concentric mechanism while spinning around the earth moves closer or farther and the whole (Sun, Earth, and Moon) rotate on the axis of the standing foot, allowing a map to display a different zodiac sign and the seasons each month.
When the earth has been around 29 times, the moon has circled the earth once.

The turning mechanism works well.
. Dimensions: width 56 cm, height 40 cm.

See also the many, accompanying photos that are part of the description.

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United States $70.85
Austria $33.58
Belgium $33.58
Denmark $33.58
France $33.58
Germany $33.58
Italy $33.58
Luxembourg $33.58
Netherlands $9.12
Spain $33.58
Sweden $33.58
United Kingdom $33.58
Rest of Europe $40.30
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