Astronomical Chart


“TABULA SELENOGRAPHICA in qua Lunarium Macularum exacta Descriptio secundum Nomenclaturam Prostantissimorum Astronomorum tam HEVELII quam RICCIOLI Curiosis Rei Sidere Cultoribus exhibentur.” Lunar maps according to Johannes Hevelius (left) and Giovanni Baptista Riccioli (right). This image appeared J. B. Homann’s Neuer Atlas (1707), and as chart #11 in J. B. Homann, Atlas Coelestis (Nurnberg, 1742).

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PH.329197Catalog Number: 329197Accession Number: 280069

Object Name: Print

Measurements: overall: 21 in x 24 in; 53.34 cm x 60.96 cmoverall: 30 3/4 in x 28 1/4 in x 7/8 in; 78.105 cm x 71.755 cm x 2.2225 cm


Record Id: nmah_1167727

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