“La Terre” Four-Inch Desktop Globe With Stand
“La Terre” Four-Inch Desktop Globe With Stand
“La Terre” Four-Inch Desktop Globe With Stand
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“La Terre” Four-Inch Desktop Globe With Stand

c1860. Globe with iron and turned wood stand, small compass affixed to base, accompanied by original handheld magnifying glass, 30 x 19cm (with stand). Oxidation, minor crazing and wear to varnish (globe), repaired missing portion to “North America” section.

Text in French includes “Nuremberg, institute artistique de C. Abel-Klinger, editeur.” Abel-Klinger, the company which published this globe, was established by Johann Georg Klinger (German, 1764–1809), an engraver and art dealer. In 1852, Carl Abel joined the firm as a salesman, becoming manager and later owner.

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Item #CL198-14

Price (AUD): $2,950.00  other currencies

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