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Cartographer: George Adams Jr.
Title: : English Pocket Globes - Terrestrial & Celestial
Date: c. 1775      Size: 5 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: An exquisite pair of 2.75 inch English pocket globes in handsome stands. Attributed to George Adams Jr., Globe Maker to King George III. James Cook's first voyage on the Endeavour is marked. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: GLOBE357
Cartographer: John Cary
Title: : Cary's New Terrestrial Globe & Cary's New Celestial Globe
Date: 1818      Size: 25 x 45 inches
Published: London
Description: A pair of 18-inch standing library globes, one celestial (dated 1816) and one terrestrial (dated 1818). Both on original, three-legged, dark wood stands with brass meridians. Each globe is approximately 45 inches tall.
Map Ref: GLOBE244
Cartographer: John Cary
Title: : Cary's New Terrestrial & Celestial Globes
Date: 1827      Size: 17 x 25 inches
Published: London
Description: A pair of terrestial and celestial 12-inch table-top library globes on turned wood stands with brass full meridians and with compasses in the base. The terrestrial globe is dated 1827 and the celestial globe is dated 1800. It is not uncommon for pairs of library globes to have mismatched dates as terrestrial globes were constantly kept up to date, whilst celestial globes were rarely updated.
Map Ref: GLOBE277
Cartographer: John Cary
Title: : Cary's New Terrestrial & Celestial Globes
Date: 1842      Size: 15 x 40 inches
Published: London
Description: A pair of 15-inch standing library globes, one terrestrial (dated 1842) and one celestial (dated 1818). Lacking stretchers and compasses. 40 inches tall.
Map Ref: GLOBE154
Cartographer: Thomas Malby
Title: : Pair of Malby Library Globes - Celestial & Terrestrial
Date: 1854      Size: 21 x 43 inches
Published: London
Description: Large pair of 18-inch library globes produced by Thomas Malby using information from the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. The mahogany three-legged stands are carved with foliage decoration and have inset compasses. The terrestrial globe is dated 1854 and the celestial globe is dated 1850. 43 inches tall.
Map Ref: GLOBE177
Cartographer: Charles Smith & Son
Title: : Smith's Terrestrial Globe Shewing the latest Discoveries to the present time.
Date: c. 1870      Size: 6 x 11 inches
Published: London
Description: Handsome 6 inch terrestrial table globe mounted on a turned mahogany base with brass half meridian. Printed gores.
Map Ref: GLOBE406
Cartographer: Anonymous
Title: : [Globe Perfume Bottle]
Date: c. 1880      Size: 3 x 5 inches
Published: N/A
Description: Perfume bottle with terrestrial globe and hand painted country borders with brass top.
Map Ref: GLOBE376
Cartographer: Heinrich C. Kiepert
Title: : C. Adam's Erdglobus
Date: c. 1880      Size: 13 x 24 inches
Published: Berlin
Description: Striking 12 inch German terrestrial globe with a focus on physical geography, presented atop a black turned wooden base and with brass half-meridian. Printed globe gores.
Map Ref: GLOBE387
Cartographer: Ernst Schotte & Co.
Title: : Schottes Schul - & Familien-Globus
Date: c. 1905      Size: 12 x 21 inches
Published: Berlin
Description: 12-inch German terrestrial globe sat upon a handsome bevelled black wooden pedestal with a polished brass half-meridian. Printed globe gores.
Map Ref: GLOBE412
Cartographer: Huntley & Palmers
Title: : [Edwardian Globe Biscuit Tin]
Date: c. 1906      Size: 7 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Unusual Edwardian novelty globe biscuit tin produced by one of Britain’s most successful biscuit producers, Huntley & Palmer. Litho-printed map onto tin.
Map Ref: GLOBE394
Cartographer: Heinrich C. Kiepert
Title: : Jordglob
Date: 1909      Size: 21 x 38 inches
Published: Stockholm
Description: A rare and extraordinarily large 21-inch Swedish terrestrial globe raised on a turned spindle on a wooden, ebony-finished base. Brass calibrated half-meridian. Stands 38 inches tall.
Map Ref: GLOBE115
Cartographer: George Philip & Son
Title: : Philip's 12 Inch Library Globe
Date: c. 1924      Size: 16 x 19 inches
Published: London
Description: Handsome 12-inch desktop library globe presented in wooden pedestal with printed zodiac horizon band and full brass meridian. Printed globe gores.
Map Ref: GLOBE413
Cartographer: Jules Forest
Title: : Globe Terrestre
Date: c. 1928      Size: 6 x 13 inches
Published: France
Description: Handsome 8-inch terrestrial globe by French globemaker, Forest. Sat upon a traditional bevelled black wooden pedestal. Printed globe gores.
Map Ref: GLOBE411
Cartographer: Volksverbandes der B
Title: : V.d.B Globus für die Mitglieder des Volksverbandes der Bücherfreunde [Globe made for the Members of Bibliophiles Society]
Date: c. 1930      Size: 13 x 25 inches
Published: Berlin
Description: Handsome 12" German terrestrial globe, with ruled brass half-meridan, ebonised wooden stand with inset compass. Printed colour globe gores.
Map Ref: GLOBE404
Cartographer: Rand, McNally & Co.
Title: : Rand, McNally Nine Inch Celestial Globe, Edited by Dr. Oliver J. Lee
Date: c. 1940      Size: 10 x 12 inches
Published: Chicago
Description: Beautiful 9 inch celestial globe in dark blue, with light blue classical zodiac figures and yellow stars. Presented in Bakelite cradle base simulated to give the effect of wood and with a full rotating brass meridian.
Map Ref: GLOBE372
Cartographer: Rand, McNally & Co.
Title: : Rand, McNally 12 Inch Celestial Globe, Edited by Dr. Oliver J. Lee
Date: c. 1940      Size: 10 x 12 inches
Published: Chicago
Description: Attractive 12 inch celestial globe in dark blue, with light blue classical zodiac figures and yellow stars. Presented in fully-rotating blue metal gimbel stand and with ruled meridian.
Map Ref: GLOBE375