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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 139

    A 1¾-INCH MINIATURE TERRESTRIAL GLOBE

    MPS, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A 1¾-INCH MINIATURE TERRESTRIAL GLOBE
    MPS, 19TH CENTURY
    the globe unsigned [but by MPS] label to lid reads THE EARTH and its Inhabitants, with pullout frieze illustrating 32 nationalities, in cardboard box
    5.5 cm. high


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