Oberlin College and Conservatory

Sunday Object Talk: Persian Astrolabe

Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 2:00pm

Allen Memorial Art Museum
87 North Main Street, Oberlin, OH 44074

Lucy Soth '22 discusses a 19th-20th-century Astrolabe modeled after the 1709 original by Persian artist Abd al-A'imma. al-A'imma. Please meet in the King Sculpture Court.

Event Type

Arts, Info Sessions/Presentations

Departments

Administrative, Allen Memorial Art Museum

Website

http://www2.oberlin.edu/amam/SundayOb...

Cost

Free

Photo Alternate Text

After Abd al-A'imma (Persian, active ca. 1678-1722), "Astrolabe," 19th-20th century (imitation of the 1709 original), filigree brass, R. T. Miller Jr. Fund, 1945.35A-D.

Contact Person

Jill Greenwood

Contact Phone Number

440-775-8665

Contact E-mail Address

jill.greenwood@oberlin.edu

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