Peter J. Oestergaard Deutsche Zeitung, 1900

Diameter: 32 cm

Total height: 52 cm.

Age: 1900

Description: This is beautiful globe with a beautiful turned wooden foot. It has no meridian. There is a small repaired crack at the meridian. Apart from that are no damages on the globe worth mentioning. On the foot there is a brass plate with the following text: Deutsche Zeitung, Berlin SW. 48, Wilhelmstrasse 9.

The globe is made up of twelve coloured printed paper gores and two polar calottes, the equator and the ecliptic graduated in degrees, the oceans showing ocean currents, the continents with nation states, rivers, mountains and other details. The borders of the South pole were unknown at the time.

Cartouche: Erd-Globus, gezeignet & hergestellt im Kartogr. Institut, Peter J. Oestergaard, Berlin- Schöneberg, Druck v. Meisenbach, Riffart & Co, Berlin-Schog.


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