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12-inch Terrestrial Floor Globe

Auction:
2345
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$206$175

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

12-inch Terrestrial Floor Globe, by Rand Mc.Nally & Co., Chicago, made up of twelve colored gores on plaster sphere, with Analemma, polar hour rings, calibrated meridian full-circle and turned-mahogany stand on splayed feet, ht. 35 in., (chips and splits).
Estimate $100-150

Keywords

Rand Mc, Chicago, Nally & Co., Astronomy, Cartography, Celestial mechanics, Globe, Gore, Meridian