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The path of the comet of 1759.

Image ID: 836001

The path of the comet of 1759. (1760)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The path of the comet of 1759.

Published Date

: 1760

Depicted Date

: 1759

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm.

Notes

: Written on border: "Dec. 1760". The chart shows the path of Halley's comet tracked against the background of the constellations and night sky.

Original Source

: From The London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. (London 1785-1793) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Zodiac

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Digital ID

: 836001

Record ID

: 1044956

Digital Item Published

: 2-4-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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