|Solid Steel Armillary Sphere - Garden Sculpture|
|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.
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.