I had one,or access, perhaps, to another's as a child. Have seen a few through the years, on coffee tables, as an adult. There may even be a miniature one hidden away in the flotsam of household collections.
A fascinating trinket with the attraction of the stars in the galaxy, to attract and hold our attention for short periods of time and mesmerize us; to tranquil thoughts much longer.
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