Grand Scale Terrestrial Library Globe by Kittinger, Circa 1930
Kittinger terrestrial library globe on a handsome carved mahogany stand. The printed gores with states and countries in different colors. Analemma table, brass hour circle at the pole, paper on wood horizon rings with signs of the zodiac and calendar, all on a turned and carved walnut base with central carved shaft support and four supporting legs.
Maker’s cartouche in the Pacific stating: 18 INCH TERRESTRIAL GLOBE, KITTINGER COMPANY, INCORPORATED.
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