This expertly crafted 21" diameter armillary sphere is hand made from solid steel. Each sphere is sculpted here in the United States and is a unique piece of art. An armillary sphere is a model of a celestial sphere first developed by the ancient Greeks around 255 BC and was the prime instrument used by the earliest astronomers to determine celestial positions. Today they are an exquisite decorative piece representing the most ancient of astronomical tools. This armillary sphere sculpture is the perfect addition to your garden, courtyard, or lawn. The sphere stands at an overall height of 55 inches mounted atop a steel pole with a base that is ready to be attached to concrete, wood, or soil.
Price: Starting at $1,000.00
These armillary sphere can be customized with your choice of one of the numerous metal coatings available. Custom sizes can also be produced.
Please see available options and metal coatings listed below, including the ultra realistic LuminOre coatings which are nearly indistinguishable from the actual metal. The sphere shown in the images is features an alloy bond stainless steel coating.
- Powder Coating
- Sculpt Nouveau Metal Coatings
- Brass, Bronze, Pewter, Iron, Mauve, Silver, & Copper
- LuminOre* Metal Coatings
- Brass, Bronze, Nickel, Copper, Stainless Steel, and more.
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