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What is this?

Celestial map of astrological constellation and what time throughout the year and where these constellations can be seen in the night sky.

This is a book from United States. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1980. Gift of Unknown Donor. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

engraving on paper

Its dimensions are

42 x 37.1 cm (16 9/16 x 14 5/8 in.)

This object was engraved by Elijah H. Burritt and W. G. Evans and published by F. J. Huntington & Co.

This object was catalogued by Karin Zonis

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18505421/ |title=Book, "Atlas of the Celestial Heavens", 19th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=25 October 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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