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    Sale 12038

    Interiors

    20 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 106

    A THIRTY INCH TERRESTRIAL GLOBE

    LATE 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A THIRTY INCH TERRESTRIAL GLOBE
    LATE 20TH CENTURY
    With 36 paper gores bearing the label of W & AK. Johnston Ltd of Edinburgh, a brass meridian circle, the mahogany frame with carved masks representing the Continents on fluted legs joined by shaped stretchers
    48 in. (122 cm.) high; 40 in. (102 cm.) wide


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