join our mailing list

Follow us on

facebook link

Altea Gallery on Twitter

Altea Gallery on Twitter

to previous page

[A handsome 19th century standing library globe]

image of Newton's New & Improved Terrestrial Globe Embracing every recent Discovery. show larger image

image of Newton's New & Improved Terrestrial Globe Embracing every recent Discovery. show larger image

image of Newton's New & Improved Terrestrial Globe Embracing every recent Discovery. show larger image

image of Newton's New & Improved Terrestrial Globe Embracing every recent Discovery. show larger image

image of Newton's New & Improved Terrestrial Globe Embracing every recent Discovery. show larger image


NEWTON & Son.
Newton's New & Improved Terrestrial Globe Embracing every recent Discovery. London, Newton & Son, 1842. A 12' (30cm) diameter globe, standing 90cm high, with a single pedestal stand with three legs, with four quarter circles supporting the horizon ring.
The globe is made of twelve copper-engraved half gores, coloured and varnished. The meridian ring is brass, as is the English-style hour circle between the meridian and the globe. The horizon ring is also a varnished copper engraving.
[Ref: 18645]    £12,850.00 including VAT ($16,512 • €15,009 rates)

enquire about this item