Replogle Set of X globes produced for USGS by Replogle
Lot 21
GLOBES—REPLOGLE. Set of 4 globes, of Mercury, Earth, the Moon, and Mars. [Chicago, IL: Replogle, c.1981-1982].
Sold for US$ 6,875 inc. premium
Lot Details
GLOBES—REPLOGLE.
Set of 4 globes, of Mercury, Earth, the Moon, and Mars. [Chicago, IL: Replogle, c.1981-1982].
Designed by R.M. Batson, shaded relief by J.L. Inge, both of USGS. Diameters 16, 8½, 6, 4½ inches (406, 216, 152, 114 mm) respectively. Each on wood stand, printed caption labels on stands, with original boxes.
Provenance: Robert H. Steinbacher.

"This set of globes was compiled to display the similarities and differences between the surfaces of Mercury, Earth, the Moon, and Mars" (caption). Reportedly only 300 sets were produced.

Saleroom notices

  • Only 3 original boxes are present - the Earth globe lacks its box.
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