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Constellation of Ursa Major

Style# 439
Muses, Myths
$1.25 - $7.00

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

Badge, Magnets, Mirror and Keychain sizes:
  • 1" magnets or 1" pinback badge
  • 2.25" magnet
  • 2.25" keychain
  • 2.25" pocket mirror
Pocket Mirrors:
  • 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.
Select an option*: 
1" Pinback Button  $1.25
1" Magnet  $1.50
1.5" Pinback Button  $2.00
1.5" Magnet  $2.50
2.25" Pinback Button  $3.00
2.25" Magnet  $3.50
2.25" Keychain/Bottle Opener  $6.00
2.25" Pocket Mirror  $7.00
Quantity:  Style# 439