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Loring's Five and Half Inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
2170
Lot:
172
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

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Auction:
Sale #2170 - 2170
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
May 03, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Loring's Five and Half Inch Terrestrial Globe, Boston, circa 1840, drawn and engraved by W. Annlin, with colored gores, national boundries, and brass meridian ring, on walnut stand with printed horizon circle and four turned legs, ht. 15 in. (large repaired crack, paper loss on horizon).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Cartography, Celestial coordinate system, Globe, Gore, Meridian, Mississippi