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Eclipses in Art: Making

A research guide to finding information about solar eclipses and other celestial phenomena in art, historic measuring devices, and how to safely view and photograph eclipses

How to Make Your Own Pinhole Projector

Astrolabe @ SLAM

Abd al-A'immah, Persian, active early 18th century. Planispheric Astrolabe.              1715. Saint Louis Art Museum 41:1926. ON VIEW

Astrolabes were the means by which ancient astronomers charted the stars,            tracked constellations, and predicted eclipses.


How to Make Your Own Astrolabes

The Astrolabe as Scholarly Exchange