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Andrews' Tellurian by Webber Costello Co.

Auction:
2170
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$1,116$950

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

Description:

Andrews' Tellurian by Webber Costello Co., Chicago, early 20th century, with 8-Inch terrestrial globe (copyright G. W. Bacon, London), with meteorlogical and other features, on nickeled cast iron arm with geared mechanism, provision for illumination and twilight rings, moon ball with finger stem, and polygonal base with printed horizon, calendar and zodiac ring, wd. 20 in. (lacking sun arc), and a copy of Teachers' Manual for Andrews' Tellurian Globe, fifth edition, 1886.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Webber Costello Co., Chicago, London, Andrews, Bacon, Planetary science