Specs: Early man, looking at the heavens, believed the stars were fixed to the inside surface of a rotating sphere. Copernicus gave his name to the theory of an earth-centered universe, and the Vatican propagated his belief by threatening to burn science heretics at the stake for stating otherwise. We now know that we live on the fringe of a nearly infinite and ever-expanding universe. Armillary dials have the earth positioned inside a mesh of bronze hoops, symbolizing the course of the planets as known at the time. The course of the sun is shown by a wide band called the ecliptic circle. Measures 7.5 x 14.5 inches.
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Specs: Made of Mahogany with honey distressed French finish. Measures 3.5 x 3.5 x 19.75 inches. Authentic Models offers a fascinating collection of early stair models and architectural models. Architects over the centuries have made models to check details and help...
Specs: The helix spire of the 17th Century Church of the Savior in Copenhagen is a masterpiece of architecture. It has been the inspiration to this model, spiraling out from a colonized base surrounded by multiple porticos. Made of birch with...
Specs: This plane is a historically accurate reproduction of the original vintage era aircraft, handcrafted using a combination of materials such as die cast metal, wood, and silk canvas. Each model is hand painted and finished with exceptional detail. Model...
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