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The constellations Gloria Frederici, Andromeda and Triangular


Urania's Mirror, or a View of the Heavens, one of a set of thirty-two engraved and hand-coloured tissue-backed celestial charts for educational use by novice astronomers, engraved by Sidney Hall and published by Samuel Leigh, London, c. 1823, entitled 'The constellations Gloria Frederici, Andromeda and Triangular'

Museum reference

T.1972.10 E


History of Science

Object name

Celestial chart, Star chart

Production information

Hall, Sidney, 1788 - 1831, Engraver
London, England, Northern Europe
Leigh, Samuel, 1780 - 1831, Publisher
London, England, Northern Europe


1820 - 1825


Cardboard, Tissue paper

Physical description

Engraved hand-coloured card, thin paper light-diffuser

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