• Travel, Science & Natural Hist auction at Christies

    Sale 5809

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    15 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 213

    AN ENGLISH 2¾-INCH CELESTIAL GLOBE

    TISLEY, MID-19TH CENTURY

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    AN ENGLISH 2¾-INCH CELESTIAL GLOBE
    TISLEY, MID-19TH CENTURY
    signed TISLEY GOUGH SQUARE LONDON to one of the twelve engraved gores, polar calottes, two metal axis pins, the equatorial, equinoctial and ecliptic graduated, the stars shown to six orders of magnitude, in a turned mahogany case with domed lid.
    4¼in. (10.5cm.) high


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