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Philip & Son: Philips' Three-Inch Terrestrial Globe

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Cartographer: Philip & Son
Title: Philips' Three-Inch Terrestrial Globe
Date: c. 1905
Published: London
Width: 3 inches / 8 cm
Height: 7 inches / 18 cm
Map ref: GLOBE402
Description:
Delightful 3-inch pocket globe on an ebonized stand with its original box - a serious rarity! The globe is undated, but was likely manufactured in the early 20th century based on the naming of "King Edward VII Land" in Antarctica. The name was given by Robert Falcon Scott during his 1901-4 expedition. Stands 6.5 inches tall. Printed colour. [GLOBE402]