• Travel, Science and Natural Hi auction at Christies

    Sale 5489

    Travel, Science and Natural History

    22 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 75

    A SLATE SURFACE TERRESTRIAL GLOBE

    PHILIPS, 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SLATE SURFACE TERRESTRIAL GLOBE
    PHILIPS, 20TH CENTURY
    PHILIPS' "SLATE" SURFACE GLOBE (19" diameter) George Philip and Son, Ltd 12-14 Long Acre, London W.C.1, Made in Great Britain, made up of two metalic hemispheres with blackboard paint, the coastlines only given in white, no other markings, axis with handles and string for suspension.
    19-inch (48cm.) diam.


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