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Antikythera Mechanism Lecture

June 23 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

$10

Join us for a discussion, slide show, and videos of the historic first model built of the world’s oldest  graphic-antikytherum mechanism pnganalog computer and orrery, the Antikythera Mechanism. Included will be a brief history of its discovery, explanation of its analysis, description of the functions and features it includes, as well as details on the methods used for construction.
I was fortunate enough to spend a day in London with builder Michael Wright, as he shared his model with me describing the unique features of how it operates, explaining how he analyzed the fragments and then constructed the model, plus showing me his workshop and the tools he used for the build
— Dean Ziegenbein
To register for this lecture, send a check for $10 made out to “Guild of Metalsmiths” to:
Christina Dodge
17645 Baugh St NW
Ramsey, MN 55303
Questions: christina.guildmbr@gmail.com or 612-741-9292

Details

Date:
June 23
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Cost:
$10
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Venue

Jackson Street Roundhouse
193 Pennsylvania Avenue East
St. Paul, MN 55130 United States
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Phone:
651-228-0263

Organizer

Christina Dodge
Phone:
612-741-9292
Email:
christina.guildmbr@gmail.com