Lot 127
  • 127

A pair of early Victorian 12-inch terrestrial and celestial globes by Newton, Son an Berry London, dated 1838

Estimate
6,000 - 9,000 USD
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Description

  • paper, wood
  • height overall 36 in.; diameter overall 17 in.; diameter of globe 12 in.
  • 91.4 cm; 43.2 cm; 30.5 cm
The Terrestrial globe with printed label, NEWTON’s / New & Improved / Terrestrial Globe / Embracing every recent / Discovery / to the Present Time / Manufactured by NEWTON, SON and BERRY. / 66 Chancey Lane. / London, Published Jan 1st, 1838;

The celestial globe with printed label, NEWTON’S / New & Improved / CELESTIAL GLOBE / On which all the Stars, Nebulae & Clusters contained / in the extensive Catalogue of the late F.Wollaston F.R.S. / are accurately laid down, their Right, Ascensions & Declinatns. / having been recalculated for the Year 1830, by W.Newton // Manufactured by Newton, Son & Berry, Chancey Lane / London Published June 1, 1838.

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