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3-inch Table Globe

Auction:
2314
Lot:
733
Sold for:
$323$275

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

3-inch Table Globe, made up of twelve lightly-colored gores, showing the major cities and territories, the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn, the Ecliptic divided by individual days and the Equatorial by degrees, on turned fruitwood stand, ht. 6 1/2 in., in a glass display case.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Cancer, Astronomy, Cartography, Celestial coordinate system, Ecliptic, Globe, Gore, Tropics