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15-Centimeter Erd-Globus by Ludwig Julius Heymann

Auction:
2314
Lot:
738
Sold for:
$881$750

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

Description:

15-Centimeter Erd-Globus by Ludwig Julius Heymann, Berlin, made up of twelve printed gores on papier-mache sphere, the countries colored pink / brown, the oceans blue, with cartouche Erd-Globus, 15 Cent., nach den neuesten u. besten Quellen entworfen, Ludw. Jul. Heymann, Geograph. Art. Anst., Berlin, showing the Anson Arch. , ocean currents, the Antarctic expeditions of Ross and Franklin, and the Hochste erreichete Nordpolbreite, supported by bronzed-metal standard of a young Atlas, on scalloped base with inset compass and anchor motif, ht. 12 in. , (some light wear and fading).
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Ludwig Julius Heymann, Anson Arch, Ross , Antarctic, Franklin, bronzed-metal standard