A pair of J & W Cary 12-inch globes on stands,  English,  published 1816,  (2)
Lot 220
A pair of J & W Cary 12-inch globes on stands,
English, published 1816,
(2)
£ 6,000 - 9,000
US$ 7,500 - 11,000

Lot Details
A pair of J & W Cary 12-inch globes on stands,  English,  published 1816,  (2) A pair of J & W Cary 12-inch globes on stands,  English,  published 1816,  (2)
A pair of J & W Cary 12-inch globes on stands, English, published 1816,
the terrestrial globe mounted within brass meridian and with cartouche printed CARY'S NEW TERRESTRIAL GLOBE DELINEATED From the best Authorities extant; Exhibiting the different Tracks of CAPTAIN COOK and the New Discoveries made by him and other circumnavigators. Made and sold by J & W CARY Strand Septr.2d 1816 LONDON, the celestial globe hand coloured and with cartouche printed 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 Cary Strand London Jan 1816, each globe mounted on mahogany tripod stand (lacking stretchers and compasses in the base) and horizon ring each applied with facsimile calendar and zodiac sign scales, 25in (64cm) high (2)
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