A 3-inch terrestrial globe<BR /> 1891 6 x 3-1/2 in. (15.2 x 8.8 cm.) height by overall diameter.
Lot 4281
A 3-inch terrestrial globe
1891 6 x 3-1/2 in. (15.2 x 8.8 cm.) height by overall diameter.
Sold for US$ 750 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A 3-inch terrestrial globe
Rand McNally & Co.; American, 1891
[signed] within a shield shaped cartouche Rand McNally & Co. New 3 inch Terrestrial Globe, made up of twelve chromolithographed paper gores, the meridian of Greenwich and equinoctial colure graduated in degrees, the equatorial graduated in degrees, the Antarctic with little coastline, a note near western Australia reading Copyright 1891 by Rand, McNally & Co., the continents with nation states delicately colored in yellow and showing rivers, mountains, deserts, towns, cities, raised on a short iron support to a half meridian with a magnifier base.
6 x 3-1/2 in. (15.2 x 8.8 cm.) height by overall diameter.
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