Armillary globes are spheres with an earth model in the center, and brass encircling bands representing the outer sphere of fixed stars.
This brass armillary sphere w/ stone base measures 7" tall x 3" diameter. The course of the sun is is shown by a wide band called the ecliptic circle.
It comes assembled from antiqued brass parts, a marble-like stone base and felt bottom.
The armillary sphere is a classic desk ornament for the broad and cultured of mind.
This item is intended for decoration purposes. The design of this armillary globe replicates antiquity and old age.
Armillary sphere designs go back to B.C. Greece.
This model can grace your table decor, executive desk or corporate theme.