Lot 50
  • 50

ANONYMOUS, [GREUTTER], GLOBE GORES, TERRESTRIAL, CELESTIAL AND HORIZON RINGS

Estimate
1,500 - 2,000 GBP
Sold
2,125 GBP
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Description

  • Three groups of globe gores, comprising:
i. 31 manuscript celestial globe gores, (average 295 x 210mm.), some duplicated, 2 titled "1626 Auenioni per Matheum Greuteru. Sculpt. exeudebat Gulielmus Nicolai C. Sauary. et B. Gaullier exeudit", ink on paper, incompleteii. 16 manuscript terrestrial globe gores, (average 291 x 210mm.), one titled: "Terra nondum plene cognita inuenta A 1499", ink on paper, incomplete iii. 7 engraved sheets of horizon rings, (average 283 x 205mm.)some occasional spotting (54)
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