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Spring Americana, Paintings and Maritime Art

April 6 - April 8, 2017

Lot #223
DepartmentMaps
Sold For$12,000.00(hammer price)
 $14,400.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedApril 18, 2017

Description

TERRESTRIAL POCKET GLOBE BY I. SENEX 18th Century
Includes original sharkskin case. Interior of case with celestial paper lining. Marked on side of globe A New & Correct Globe of the Earth By I. Senex F.RS." Diameter 2.75"."

Condition

Good condition and intact. Pins missing at both poles. Some wear to the paper, most noticeably at the north coast of South America, with a light crack across the equator. Other very small areas of loss and discoloration. Discoloration is not rust stains, but most likely from attempts to repair damages to paper. Case shows minor wear, which commensurate with age.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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