May 26, 2016 - Sale 2417

Sale 2417 - Lot 47

Price Realized: $ 5,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 7,000 - $ 10,000
(GLOBES.) Doppelmayr, Johann Gabriel. Globus Terrestris Novus [and] Globus Coelestis Novis. Together a pair of exceptional German 8-inch table globes, each composed of 12 engraved gores. Mounted in later wood stands, wanting horizons, with brass meridian supports; few small stabilized cracks, the celestial globe wanting its brass hour ring, the terrestrial with the hour ring loosely attached. Nuremberg: 1739 (terrestrial); 1750 (celestial)