Pocket globe by Charles Price, signed and dated 17

Made:
1716 in London
maker:
Charles Price

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Pocket globe by Charles Price, signed and dated 1716

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1983-791
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), card, complete, fish-skin and paper
Measurements:
overall (in case, open): 85 mm x 145 mm x 80 mm, 0.14 kg
type:
terrestrial globe
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • globe - cartographic sphere
  • visual and verbal communication
  • globe - cartographic sphere
credit:
Sotheby Parke Bernet and Co