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18-inch Floor Standing Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
2890M
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2890M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 29, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

18-inch Floor Standing Terrestrial Globe, American Globe & School Supply Co., Seneca Falls, New York, twelve printed paper gores, cartouche in the North Atlantic Ocean, hour ring, calibrated meridian ring, printed horizon band, all resting on an Eastlake-style stand, ht. 48 in.
The estate of Dorothy Braude Edinburg
Estimate $300-500

lifting to areas of gores, repair to globe near cartouch


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Dorothy Braude Edinburg, Braude, Cartouche, Globe, Gore, Meridian, Meridian, Mississippi, Seneca people, Spheres