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Pocket Terrestrial Globe, by J. & W. Cary, London, 1791

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Inventory Number: 36367
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Billmeir Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1957-84/188
Brief Description: Terrestrial globe, spherical fishskin case with table of latitudes and longitudes and the world in Caesar's time.
Primary Inscriptions: Inscribed: 'CARY's Pocket GLOBE; agreeable to the latest DISCOVERIES LONDON: Pub- by J. & W. Cary Strand Apr. 1 1791'.
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir in 1957.
Collection Group: Billmeir Collection
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
85 mm

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