Winning Bid: $35,000
Pair of American James Wilson & Co. Terrestrial and Celestial Nine Inch Globes, circa 1829 and 1830:
Pair of American Terrestrial and Celestial Nine Inch Globes, circa 1829 and 1830, manufactured by James Wilson &; Co. Albany, New York. Wilson was the first American globe maker; the celestial globe contains the positions of all the stars from the 1st to the 6th magnitudes, circa 1830; the terrestrial globe exhibits the principal know places of the earth at the time, circa 1829
Height 24 in.
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