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Folder 13


Contains 1 Collection or Record:

Atlas Major: Stellaeburgum Observatorium Subterraneum a Tychone Brahe, 1662

 File — Folder: 13
Identifier: Folder 13
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