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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 179

    A VICTORIAN 20-INCH LIBRARY GLOBE ON MAHOGANY STAND WITH CLAW FEET

    NEWTON & SON, LONDON. CIRCA 1858

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    A VICTORIAN 20-INCH LIBRARY GLOBE ON MAHOGANY STAND WITH CLAW FEET
    NEWTON & SON, LONDON. CIRCA 1858
    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 66 Chancery Lane & 3 Fleet St. Temple Bar Published 1st [?Jan] 1858, on a carved mahogany tripod stand with scrolling acanthus legs terminating in claw feet joined by turned stretchers centred by a compass with paper scale and blued steel needle inscribed NEWTON & SON Chancery Lane London
    108 cm. high overall


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