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Pocket Celestial Globe, by Newton, London, c. 1820

preview image for Pocket Celestial Globe, by Newton, London, c. 1820
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Inventory Number: 50857
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Horizon ring, brass meridian ring, zodiacal constellations and planets in northern hemisphere of fishskin case. Perhaps a pair with 53882.
Primary Inscriptions: Inscribed, 'NEWTON's Improved Pocket Celestial GLOBE'
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans in 1924.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
75 mm

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