Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Celestial and Terrestrial Globe

"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, 
we must carry it with us or we find it not." 
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I am always fond of old globe. 
Love to spin it ... within a second I can see the island/ continent where I am standing at! 

These are beautiful globe for home office!

Fine pair of J & W Cary 
15 " Celestial and Terrestrial globes with mahogany tripod stands. 
Circa 1820-1824 England.

Height: 39 1/2 " 
Diameter: 20 3/4 "


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