IV.69 the Crystal Ball Nebula John Frederick William Herschel
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IV.69 the Crystal Ball Nebula
Plate 10 figure 31 for the paper "Observations of nebulae and clusters of stars, made at Slough, with a twenty-feet reflector, between the years 1825 and 1833", by Sir John Frederick William Herschel, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, v.123 (1833), pp.359-505. Study of the nebula IV.69, the planetary nebula NGC 1514 in Taurus. The object is illustrated with a scale of 0-5 minutes below, not on the published plate. Inscribed verso, in pencil, "IV.69" with right ascension, North polar distance and sweep number.
Original: pencil on board. 1833
- Image reference: RS-9230
- The Royal Society
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