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Thomas Malby: Pair of Malby Library Globes - Celestial & Terrestrial

Map: GLOBE177
 
Cartographer: Thomas Malby
Title: Pair of Malby Library Globes - Celestial & Terrestrial
Date: 1854
Published: London
Width: 21 inches / 54 cm
Height: 43 inches / 110 cm
Map ref: GLOBE177
Description:
Large pair of 15-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. [GLOBE177]