Tue, 3rd Nov 2015 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Encounter')

 
  Lot 147
 

147

A 12IN. TERRESTRIAL GLOBE published BY...

Estimated at £800 - £1,200


Condition report
Overall yellow and wear commensurate with age, large repaired crack from Indian Ocean to the Galapagos Islands. Other light abrasions and time staining.

We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of this property. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Charles Miller Ltd is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

 
A 12IN. TERRESTRIAL GLOBE published BY DELAMARCHE, PARIS, CIRCA 1870
with chromolithographic gores signed DELAMARCHE / E. BERTAUX EDITEUR / 25 RUE SUR PENTE / PARIS / , meridian for Paris, tracks for Astrolabe 1826/27, d'Urville 1838 and 1840, Australia named Nouvelle Hollande ou Australie, graduated equatorial, with ecliptic line, mounted on a graduated brass meridian and supported on ebonised tapered base, overall height -- 23½in. (60cm.)