J & W CARY GEORGE III TERRESTRIAL GLOBE . J & W Cary, London, England, circa 1815. Marks: Cary's New Terrestrial Globe. ...
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Heritage Auctions - Design District Annex
1518 Slocum Street
J & W Cary, London, England, circa 1815
Marks: Cary's New Terrestrial Globe
46 inches high, 29 inches diameter (116.8 cm)
The globe with ring listing months and constellations, set in satinwood tripod base with ebonized details supporting compass.
Condition Report*:The globe is in good condition with some water spots, cracking and losses to veneer, evident in illustration, and losses to ring which in parts has been in-painted, the globe does not sit center on the ring, cracking of veneer at top axis of globe.
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