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„Delphinus“ – Dolphin
This constellation is located at the northern sky, northwest of Altair. It was one of the 48 constellations listed by Ptolemy and is dedicated to the dolphin which was sent out to find the beautiful Amphitrite by Poseidon in greek mythology.
Couloured copper engraving by Johannes Bayer (1572 – 1625) from “Uranometria”, T.17, Augsburg (1603) 1648.
Print size: 28,5 x 38,2 cm
Decorative print with beautiful colours, mounted on cardboard, altogether in very good condition.
We have more stellar constellations from the “Uranometria” in our stock and we will gladly send you information/pictures upon request.