Antique Trippensee Planetarium – Country School House Science Display For Sale
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Antique Trippensee Planetarium – Country School House Science Display:
Bargain John's Antiques has been in business in the same location for 50 years. You can offer with confidence knowing that this item is guaranteed, well represented and supported by our experience. We specialize in American Antiques from 1840 to the 1920's. Quality that has been our mission statement since we began.We can ship anywhere throughout the United States and work hard to make international options available. If you have any questions please contact us.
At one time just about every old country school had one of these Trippensee planetariums in their classroom. Now, they are so hard to find. This is an awesome item! It has a wooden “arm” that still has the original brass tag that reads: THE TRIPPENSEE PLANETARIUM; PAT. U.S. MAR. 10, ’08; CANADA JULY 21, ’08; THE TRIPPENSEE MFG. CO.; DETROIT, MICH., U.S.A’. It has the brass base which has names the months, astrology signs and the seasons. It has the turned wood foot and arm which is still in the original finish. The arm contains the brass tag mentioned earlier as well as a small compass mounted into the arm. It has the globe of the world which is the original paper litho. It has a wooden ball to represent the moon. Then there is the large brass ball (sun). . It measures 13 1/2″ tall and the arm is 16 3/4″ long. Don’t miss adding this fine piece to your own antique collection.- Please contact Bargain John's Antiques with any questions that you might have. We will ship items internationally, please call us for shipping rates. All shipping rates quoted on are base rates to the continental United States. These rates are subject to change depending on the location and circumstances of the buyer. Contact us if you want a complete personalized quote. Nebraska residents pay 7% sales tax. Bargain John's Antiques Inc. is a family owned and operated Antique Store that has been in operation since 1968 in Lexington, Nebraska. We are actively buying and selling quality American Antiques of the period from 1840-1920. Our inventory will represent some of the finest antiques of this period. A place where you can deal and be assured that there are NO REPRODUCTIONS! Our shop is located just 2 miles north off of Interstate 80 in the Central part of the state. We are open Monday - Saturday 9:00 - 5:30 and Sunday 12:30 - 5:30 Central Standard Time. Bargain John’s Antiques wants satisfied customers and we are going to work with you from beginning to end, we allow for returns, we just ask that you communicate your intentions upon receiving the item that you will be returning the item. Once item is returned your refund will be issued. Again, please contact us with any questions.
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