• Travel, Science and Natural Hi auction at Christies

    Sale 5489

    Travel, Science and Natural History

    22 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 80

    AN ANGLO-AMERICAN LIBRARY GLOBE

    W. & A.K. JOHNSTON, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ANGLO-AMERICAN LIBRARY GLOBE
    W. & A.K. JOHNSTON, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    18 INCH TERRESTRIAL GLOBE by W.&.A.K.JOHNSTON LIMITED, Geographers, Engravers & Printers, EDINBURGH AND LONDON A.J.NYSTROM & CO. Sole United States Agents, CHICAGO, made up of twenty-four half gores, supported in graduated cast meridian, engraved paper horizon ring supported on decorative bronze stand, stylized with elements of art nouveau, with glass rollers.
    45in. (114cm.) high


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