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Willem Blaeu

[A pair of Globes - Terrestrial and Celestial] Globus Orbis Terrae., ca. 1645

Globes
26 in diameter
66 cm diameter
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London, New York
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Daniel Crouch Rare Books
London, New York
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Each globe with a diameter of 680mm (26 inches) composed of 36 hand-coloured engraved half gores …

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Each globe with a diameter of 680mm (26 inches) composed of 36 hand-coloured engraved half gores and two polar calottes pasted on to a plaster sphere, rotating on brass pinions within brass meridian ring with graduated scale, set into a seventeenth century Dutch wooden base with an engraved horizon ring adumbrating …

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Daniel Crouch Rare Books
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Each globe with a diameter of 680mm (26 inches) composed of 36 hand-coloured engraved half gores …

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Each globe with a diameter of 680mm (26 inches) composed of 36 hand-coloured engraved half gores and two polar calottes pasted on to a plaster sphere, rotating on brass pinions within brass meridian ring with graduated scale, set into a seventeenth century Dutch wooden base with an engraved horizon ring adumbrating …

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Medium
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Willem Blaeu

[A pair of Globes - Terrestrial and Celestial] Globus Orbis Terrae., ca. 1645

Globes
26 in diameter
66 cm diameter
Sold
location
London, New York