Historian Trapped In A Physicist Body

Historian Trapped In A Physicist Body

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Armillary

Armillary

Tycho Brahe, The zodiacal armillary sphere (1581)

Tycho Brahe, The zodiacal armillary sphere (1581)

The 1575 Archidoxa, a large book in the form of an astrolabe with tables of the planets, designed by Leonhard Thurneysser.

The 1575 Archidoxa, a large book in the form of an astrolabe with tables of the planets, designed by Leonhard Thurneysser.

1549 representation of the five Platonic solids by the German graphic artist Augustin Herschvogel (1503-1553). The solid-edge form imitates Leonardo's drawings in Pacioli's Divine Proportion. It is interesting because it appears to associate the Platonic solids with the four ancient elements of Earth, Air, Fire, and Water in a different manner than Plato.

1549 representation of the five Platonic solids by the German graphic artist Augustin Herschvogel (1503-1553). The solid-edge form imitates Leonardo's drawings in Pacioli's Divine Proportion. It is interesting because it appears to associate the Platonic solids with the four ancient elements of Earth, Air, Fire, and Water in a different manner than Plato.

— illustration from 16th century Ottoman manuscript showing a giant armillary sphere.

— illustration from 16th century Ottoman manuscript showing a giant armillary sphere.

Johannes Kepler Model Of The Universe Kepler-solar-system.jpg

Johannes Kepler Model Of The Universe Kepler-solar-system.jpg

Invention of a water pump from the Book of Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices by Al-Jazari, 1203, Turkey.

Invention of a water pump from the Book of Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices by Al-Jazari, 1203, Turkey.

This elegant compendium—an astronomical toolkit from 1557—contains two different kinds of sundial, a nocturnal and two lunar volvelles to tell time at night, a world map, ten pages engraved with astronomical and astrological tables, seven blank pages, and a magnetic compass. (Adler Collections M-363)

This elegant compendium—an astronomical toolkit from 1557—contains two different kinds of sundial, a nocturnal and two lunar volvelles to tell time at night, a world map, ten pages engraved with astronomical and astrological tables, seven blank pages, and a magnetic compass. (Adler Collections M-363)

14/15th centuries, Egyptian astrological manuscript by an unknown Persian artist. Reproduced from the 9th century persian - 'Kitâb al-Mawalid' ['The Book of Nativities'].

14/15th centuries, Egyptian astrological manuscript by an unknown Persian artist. Reproduced from the 9th century persian - 'Kitâb al-Mawalid' ['The Book of Nativities'].