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AN 18-INCH CELESTIAL GLOBE
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AN 18-INCH CELESTIAL GLOBE

T. M. BARDIN, CIRCA 1820

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AN 18-INCH CELESTIAL GLOBE
T. M. BARDIN, CIRCA 1820
'To the Rev Nevil Maskelyne. D.D.F.R.S Astronomer Royal. This new British Celestial Globe Containing the Positions of nearly 6000 Stars, Clusters, Nebulae, Planetary Nebulae & Correctly laid down to the present period from the latest obsevations and discoveries by Dr. Maskelyne, Dr. Herschel, The Revd. Fr. Wollaston &c. &c. is respectfully Dedicated by his most obedient hble servant & T.M. Bardin', with additional cartouches 'Manufactured by S.S. Edkins Son in Law & Successor to the late T.M. Bardin, Salisbury Square, London. Sold by J.D. Porter, London.'; supported in engraved brass meridian ring, mounted on modern stand
42 in. (107 cm.) tall
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