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A pair of 21 inch contemporary library floor-standing globes

$113,148.03per set


A pair of 21' contemporary library floor-standing globes with re-printed late 18th century Carys gores set in shagreen tripod stand. The gores of both this terrestrial and celestrial floor-standing globes were reprinted from original late 18th century Carys globes and applied to contemporary spheres. They are set in bespoke hand crafted shagreen tripod stands with the stretchers centred on a compass rose.


  • Creator
    Cary’s (Maker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 47.64 in. (121 cm)Width: 29.53 in. (75 cm)Depth: 29.53 in. (75 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Lymington, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU973016480031

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Lymington, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

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