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Cartographer: Fraser
Title: : Georgian Waywiser
Date: c. 1795      Size: 32 x 20 inches
Published: London
Description: Remarkable George III mahogany waywiser. Manufactured in London, circa 1795. The wheel measures 31.5 inches in diameter.
Map Ref: GLOBE157
Cartographer: Elliot Bros.
Title: : Victorian Waywiser
Date: c. 1850      Size: 50 x 20 inches
Published: London
Description: Marvellous Victorian waywiser. Six spoke iron wheel with a brass and silvered reading dial.
Map Ref: GLOBE191
Cartographer: Richard Hornby & Son
Title: : Two-Day Marine Chronometer
Date: c. 1850      Size: 7 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Rare mid-19th Century mahogany cased two-day marine chronometer, with glass viewing lid and original winding instrument. Sold by John Bruce & Sons, Liverpool, UK.
Map Ref: GLOBE297
Cartographer: J. Berg
Title: : Tellurian
Date: c. 1870      Size: 25 x 16 inches
Published: Stockholm
Description: Swedish 19th-century tellurian with a six-legged, cast-iron base. 16 inches tall.
Map Ref: GLOBE176
Cartographer: Henry L. Bryant
Title: : "Celestial Indicator" [Solar System Model]
Date: c. 1872      Size: 11 x 18 inches
Published: USA
Description: Stunning brass solar system model showing the relative sizes and distances of the planets and select asteroids around the Sun.
Map Ref: GLOBE366
Cartographer: Maison Delamarche
Title: : Mouret-System Globe-Clock
Date: c. 1880      Size: 10 x 27 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Unusual and elaborate Mouret globe-clock designed to show the position of the Sun over the Earth using a rotating 8-inch terrestrial globe.
Map Ref: GLOBE195
Cartographer: J. Cottet
Title: : Franche Comté Rosewood Table Clock
Date: c. 1880      Size: 21 x 41 inches
Published: Morez
Description: A large and impressive Franche Comté rosewood calendrical and astronomical striking table clock, 40 inches high. Manufactured in Morez, in the Jura region of France.
Map Ref: GLOBE241
Cartographer: Horne & Thornthwaite
Title: : Horne & Thornthwaite Brass Telescope
Date: c. 1885      Size: 50 x 20 inches
Published: London
Description: This impressive brass telescope, 50 inches long and 20 inches tall was crafted in London, circa 1885 by one of the most celebrated Victorian instrument-makers, Horne & Thornthwaite.
Map Ref: GLOBE197
Cartographer: Ernst Schotte & Co
Title: : Tellurian
Date: c. 1890      Size: 41 x 23 inches
Published: Berlin
Description: Grand 19th-century tellurian manufactured by Ernst Schotte & Co. in Berlin around 1880. A geared mechanism allows the terrestrial and lunar globes to orbit around the sun, here represented by a candle.
Map Ref: GLOBE133
Cartographer: Anon
Title: : Japanese Binoculars
Date: 1900      Size: 25 x 65 inches
Published: Japan
Description: These impressive early 20th-century Japanese marine binoculars were perhaps produced by Nippon Kōgaku Kōgyō Kabushikigaisha (Japan Optical Industries Co., Ltd.) which is now the Nikon Group. Brass-plated chrome on the eyeglasses and with engraved Japanese script on the focus. Standing upon a European surveyors tripod (branded TC & S). 65 inches tall.
Map Ref: GLOBE283
Cartographer: The Trippensee MFG
Title: : Trippensee Planetarium Co. Tellurian
Date: 1908      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Detroit
Description: Early 20th-century tellurian manufactured by the Trippensee Planetarium Co., Detroit. In perfect working order. 15 inches tall.
Map Ref: GLOBE253
Cartographer: The Trippensee MFG
Title: : Trippensee Planetarium Co. Tellurian
Date: 1908      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Detroit
Description: Early 20th-century tellurian manufactured by the Trippensee Planetarium Co., Detroit. In perfect working order. 15 inches tall.
Map Ref: GLOBE167
Cartographer: Anon
Title: : [French Horoscope Predictor]
Date: c. 1930      Size: 16 x 10 inches
Published: France
Description: Extremely rare mechanical horoscope calculator with three rotating dials (16 in diameter) decorated with the zodiac signs, emotional states, calendar dates, and the motions of the planets. Includes 27 moveable metal signs representing the heavenly bodies.
Map Ref: GLOBE359
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 12-inch table-top library globes, one celestial and one terrestrial. Both in polished, dark wood stands with brass full meridians and with compasses in the base.
Map Ref: GLOBE277