Original Trippensee 1960s Bakelite Planetarium Orrery
Original 1960's Trippensee bakelite planetarium, mechanical orrery designed to simulate planetary movements, has been used in classrooms in the 1960's. The base features a scale with the seasons, the months of the year and the astronomical zodiac sign names. An integrated compass allows orientation and alignment. The stable mechanical system with gearwheels and chains is made of metal and works fine. There are some few minor scratches and stains, due to usage, see photos.
19.6" Length x 17" Height x 9" Depth
Details & Care
Excellent Overall Condition
Product Code 671