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400 Years of Beautiful, Historical and Powerful Globes

This pocket globe is just three inches in diameter. It was made in 1793 by Scotsman John Miller.

Découverte du plus ancien globe montrant le Nouveau Monde | Le Savoir Perdu Des Anciens

Découverte du plus ancien globe montrant le Nouveau Monde | Le Savoir Perdu Des Anciens

GLOBE~WILLIAMS & HAYDEN POCKET TERRESTRIAL GLOBE AND CASE

⇚ Map Quest ⇛ maps & globes in history, art, craft & decor - Williams & Hayden pocket terrestrial globe & case

400 Years of Beautiful, Historical, and Powerful Globes | Another beautiful pocket globe, this one from 1731. British Library  | WIRED.com

400 Years of Beautiful, Historical, and Powerful Globes

Pocket Globe from Years of Beautiful, Historical, and Powerful Globes" WIRED

This is the oldest terrestrial globe known to be made in China. It dates to 1623.

11 beautiful globes from the past 400 Years

oldest terrestrial globe known to be made in China, dating to 1623 / British Library, London, UK

A globe engraved on an ostrich egg, dated 1504, has emerged as perhaps the oldest known globe to include the New World. The globe's depiction of the Western Hemisphere shows South America, better known at the time from the voyages of the earliest European explorers than North America.

Oldest globe with New World discovered

Carved ostrich egg is oldest depiction of the New World - environment - date estimated 1504 August 2013 - New Scientist

Late Night Randomness (28 Photos) - April 21, 2015 - Suburban Men - April 21…

Late Night Randomness (28 Photos)

Earth and its Inhabitants. 19th C. Educational Globe and Print in Box. Carl Johann Sigmund Bauer (1780-1857)

Victorian miniature terrestrial globe, an educational toy in its original box with a folding engraving of the peoples of the world in native costume

An Opening Pocket Globe, made by Holbrook Apparatus Manufacturing Co. around 1830–59

mapsontheweb: “ An Opening Pocket Globe, made by Holbrook Apparatus Manufacturing Co.

A-Very-Rare-Antique-ROWNTREE-CO-LTD-Miniature-Atlas-GLOBE-Tin-c1900-10

A Very Rare Antique ROWNTREE & CO LTD. Miniature Atlas GLOBE Tin-c1900-10?

A pocket-sized terrestial globe bearing the date 1779 showing the spot where Captain Cook was killed in that year, and the tract of Captain Anson's round the world voyage of 1744. The hinged fish-skin case has a coloured print of the heavens applied to the inner surfaces.

pocket-sized terrestial globe 1779 showing the spot where Captain Cook was killed in that year, and the tract of Captain Anson's round the world voyage of The hinged fish-skin case has a coloured print of the heavens applied to the inner surfaces.

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