19th Century Planetary Lecture Diagram - Mars


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19th Century Planetary Lecture Diagram - Mars

Antique Educational Aid

Dating from 1852 these were originally produced by the Working Men's Educational Union,

They were coloured for optimum viewing under gaslight and produced to be visible from a distance.

Roughly measures 120cm x 90cm.

It is in excellent vintage condition with a small amount of wear and tear as can be seen from photos.

There are some slightly later examples held in the V&A and Greenwich Museums and the latter have made prints and tote bags out of them.

Delivery is £5 to Mainland UK. If you live elsewhere please get in touch for an accurate quote.


  • H: 120cm (47.24in)
  • W: 90cm (35.43in)



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