ANTIQUE MINIATURE TERRESTRIAL DESK GLOBE BY. An original French miniature terrestrial globe.
Measures 6 inches diameter, 15 inches overall height, mounted on decorative dolphin stand with marble base. All text printed in French. Consisting of twelve hand-coloured engraved gores and two polar calottes over a plaster core with different colours for each continent, equator and ecliptic lines.The cartouche reading'Maison, E. Bertaux, Rue Serpente 25, Paris'. The globe is well preserved with some minor restoration and a few place names strengthened. Please view my other books. The item "ANTIQUE 6 INCH TERRESTRIAL DESK GLOBE BY E. BERTAUX, PARIS, CIRCA 1875" is in sale since Thursday, March 4, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World & Celestial Globes". The seller is "mfr_rare_books" and is located in UK. This item can be shipped worldwide.