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A matched pair of George III 12-inch terrestrial and celestial globes, the terrestrial globe by Ferguson, the celestial globe by Wright
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 GBP
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PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

A matched pair of George III 12-inch terrestrial and celestial globes, the terrestrial globe by Ferguson, the celestial globe by Wright
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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A matched pair of George III 12-inch terrestrial and celestial globes, the terrestrial globe by Ferguson, the celestial globe by Wright
the terrestrial globe dated 1779, with inscription 'FERGUSON'S / TERRESTRIAL GLOBE / Imported by / G. WRIGHT, / With all the known Discoveries / of the late Capt. Cook', the celestial globe dated 1782, with inscription 'WRIGHT'S / New Improved / CELESTIAL GLOBE / On which the Stars / are correctly laid down / from the Observations of / Dr Halley, Dr Bradley / Made & Sold by Wm Bardin, No 4 / Hind Court Fleet Street LONDON', on mahogany stands
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