Thomas Wright (fl.1718 - d.1767)
Orrery by Tho. Wright, London, with circular spheres and the constellation of the sun and planets inside (eight in all), the dials with registrations and signs of the zodiac, on twelve sided plinth bearing plaque inscribed 'Made by Tho. Wright instrument maker to his Majesty in Fleet Street London', in oak case, twelve sided with glazed panels, on table base with twelve turned legs, mid 18th century.
Marks and inscriptions
Made by Tho. Wright instrument maker to his Majesty in Fleet Street London.
Makers and roles
Thomas Wright (fl.1718 - d.1767), scientific instrument maker