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Celestial globe with clockwork

Maker: Gerhard Emmoser (German, active 1556–84)
Date: 1579
Culture: Austrian, Vienna
Medium: Case: partly gilded silver and gilded brass; Movement: brass and steel
Dimensions: Overall: 10 3/4 × 8 × 7 1/2 in. (27.3 × 20.3 × 19.1 cm); Diameter of globe: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Silver In Combination
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.636

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