FIRST RAND, MCNALLY CHILD'S SCHOOL GLOBE
RAND, MCNALLY & CO. Rand, McNally & Co.'s New Six Inch Terrestrial Globe. CHICAGO. c1891. (actually dated).
Coated paper gores over plaster. Oceans a pale blue showing isothermal lines in red and blue, elliptical form analemma, Equinoctial Colure and elliptic line. Mounted with declination on a turned basswood column and base. Very detailed including some topography. Puerto Rico not shown as "U.S." Some dryness and slight separating of gores and some light dust soiling yet nicely preserved. A rarity.
Antique globes shown here are from the collection
of MURRAY HUDSON, ANTIQUARIAN BOOKS, MAPS, PRINTS AND GLOBES...