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Folder 12


Contains 1 Collection or Record:

Atlas Major: Arcis Uraniburgi, 1662

 File — Folder: 12
Identifier: Folder 12
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Collection of Tycho Brahe engravings (1 flat case file; 1662) contains 15 engravings (all on paper) that were once pages from Joan Blaeu’s Atlas Major.  The engravings illustrate Brahe’s astronomical instruments and observations from his observatories, Uraniborg and Stjerneborg, in Hven, Sweden.  Some of the paper contains two different watermarks: an elephant and Christ.
Dates: 1662