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Hammond's 6-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
2314
Lot:
739
Sold for:
$235$200

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

Description:

Hammond's 6-inch Terrestrial Globe, by C.S. Hammond, New York, Brooklyn, Boston, made up of twelve colored gores and two polar callottes on plaster-covered sphere, showing major shipping routes, Russia as the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, Analemma and key to the American states, with hour ring and decoratively-cast nickel-plates tripod stand with hairy paw feet, ht. 12 in.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, Astronomy, Cartography, Globe, Gore