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Constellation of Ursa Major

Style# 439
Muses, Myths
$7.00

An excellent way to carry art with you. This pocket mirror features "Ursa Major" from Urania's Mirror revamped from whimsical antique astronomy etchings circa 1824.

  • Pocket mirrors come packaged complete with a velvet bag for safe keeping.
  • Dimensions: 2.25 Diameter.
  • Design on one side with real glass mirror on the other side.
In 1824 a boxed set of 32 constellation cards were published in London. The cards were clearly inspired by the Celestial Atlas by Alexander Jamieson published a couple of years earlier. There was a black and white set of cards as well as a colored set. In some editions of the cards small holes were punched into the cards so as to appear to be small stars in the sky when held up to a light. Many of the constellations are not recognized by astronomers today.
Price: $7.00
Add more item/s of this image at a discount: 
1 inch button add  $1.00
1 inch magnet add  $1.00
2.25" magnet add  $2.00
2.25" bottle cap opener/keychain  $4.00
Quantity:  Style# 439