Miniature terrestrial globe, 1880
Diameter: 2 cm
Total height: 2 cm.
Age: approx. 1880
A very rare
miniature terrestrial globe. The globe is made
up of twelve lithographed paper gores,
the axis arranged as a silver metal cased extending lead pencil with
suspension loop. An
amusing globe novelty, probably sold at fairs or souvenir shops, the
loop enabling it to be attached to a chatelaine or novelty bracelet.
Cartouche: Made in Germany
Price: please inform