Pair of George III Terrestrial and Celestial Table Globes For Sale
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Pair of George III Terrestrial and Celestial Table Globes

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Each with brass meridian within rings applied with printed zodiac scales, raised on mahogany stands with curved brackets on ring turned columns and splayed tripod supports and pad feet joined by a stretcher centered by a compass. The terrestrial globe is inscribed 'CARY's NEW TERRESTRIAL GLOBE DELINEATED from the best Authorities extant; Exhibiting the late Discoveries towards the NORTH POLE, and every improvement in Geography, to the present Time. LONDON: Made & Sold by G.& J. Cary, 86, St. James's Street, Feb 11th 1823'. The celestial globe is inscribed 'CARY's NEW CELESTIAL GLOBE ON WHICH are correctly laid down upwards of 3500 Stars Selected from the most accurate observations and calculated for the year 1800. With the extent of each Constellation precisely defined By Mr. GILPIN of the ROYAL SOCIETY. Made and sold by J.&W. Carey. Strand London. Jan 1 1816'. A very fine pair with original hand coloring and in excellent condition. Measures: 12 inch.

Details

  • Creator
    Cary’s (Maker)
  • Of the Period
    George III
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    Early 19th Century
  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Condition Details
    Excellent condition with minor staining etc. consistent with age. Together with a pair of associated mahogany pedestal stands.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 25 in. x Dm 12 in.H 63.5 cm x Dm 30.48 cm
  • Diameter
    12 in. (30.48 cm)
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Seller Reference Number
    120-119
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference Number
    U120811910190
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