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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 170

    A PAIR OF ENGLISH 3-INCH GLOBES

    MALBY, LONDON, 1844

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A PAIR OF ENGLISH 3-INCH GLOBES
    MALBY, LONDON, 1844
    MALBY'S Terrestrial Globe Compiled from the GLOBES of the SOCIETY FOR THE DIFF[?]. OF USEF[??] KNOWLEDGE Houghton St London March 1st 1844 and MALBY'S Celestial Globe Shewing the Principal STARS of each Constellation. HOUGHTON ST. LONDON March 1st 1844, in matching mahogany cases with domed lids
    11 cm. high (each) (2)


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