Hevelius Southern Sky Lens Cloth
Keep your spectacles, smartphone screens and even telescope lenses clean and smudge free with this Hevelius Southern Sky lens cloth.
Johannes Hevelius artwork, ‘Firmamentum Sobiescianum’, of the southern hemisphere, is depicted on this cloth. Designed to care for coated lenses and delicate devices but most importantly remove smudges and fingerprints easily.
Drawn for King Sobieski in the 17th century, the star atlas artwork depicted on this lens cloth features constellations that have enchanted navigators and explorers alike. The cloth is a practical gift for any astronomy enthusiast. You can see the artwork itself on the ceiling of the Library in Space Place.
Customers can also purchase this product in store at the Cable Car Museum and Space Place.
This item is exclusive to Museums Wellington as a part of their custom Hevelius range. Aimed at celebrating Space Place and the southern hemisphere night sky.