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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 191

    A PAIR OF VICTORIAN 15-INCH LIBRARY GLOBES

    NEWTON & SON, LONDON. CIRCA 1860

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF VICTORIAN 15-INCH LIBRARY GLOBES
    NEWTON & SON, LONDON. CIRCA 1860
    NEWTON'S NEW AND IMPROVED TERRESTRIAL GLOBE Accurately delineated from the observations of the most esteemed NAVIGATORS and TRAVELLERS To the present time, MANUFACTURED BY NEWTON & SON, No. 66, CHANCERY LANE & 3, FLEET STREET STt TEMPLE BAR London Published Feby 1st 1860 and
    NEWTON'S NEW AND IMPROVED CELESTIAL GLOBE, On which all the Stars are taken from the eleborate and most approved catalogue of Piazzi the Nebulas from Bode and the double Stars and those with proper motions from South, The right ascensions & Declinations of the whole having been recalculated and accurately laid down for the year 1851 BY MR. W. NEWTON manufactured by NEWTON & SON Chancery lane & 3 Fleet St Temple BAr, London published 1st Mar. 1860, each on a mahogany tripod stand joined by stretchers centred by a compass
    101 cm. high overall (2)


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