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Pocket Globe, by Scott, Oxford, after 1833

Inventory Number: 56355
Object Type:
Persons: Scott
Date Created: After 1833
Place Created: Oxford England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2002-7
Brief Description: Black fishskin-covered case with engraved and coloured celestial hemispheres pasted inside. Engraved and coloured terrestrial pocket globe. Three brass hooks on case.
Primary Inscriptions: "SCOTT / OXFORD" in northern Pacific cartouche. For date, note "Enderbys / Land / 1833" in Antarctica.
Provenance: Purchased from Tesseract in 2002, with assistance from the Resource/Science Museum PRISM Grant Fund.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Paper
board
fishskin
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
75.5 mm

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