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||Map [cartographic three-dimensional form, object]
||Scale not given ; (W 180°00' --E 180°00'/N 90°00'--S 90°00').
||[Nuremberg] : [publisher not identified] ; [1855?]
1 globe : hand coloured ; 10 cm in diameter, in box 11 x 11 x 11 cm
Papier mache globe of the world, showing the routes of Captain Cook's second voyage, dated 1773. The globe also charts the route of the Northwest Passage probably obtained from the McClure expedition of 1850-1854 that traversed the route by sledge. Housed in original circular box with a hand coloured engraving on the lid of a father instructing four children on the use of the globe. Relief shown by hachures.
"PSM", possibly the maker's monogram.
Title from container.
Includes two metal pins at each pole, and there is a faint crack around the circumference.
In French; title in German, French, and English.
||Cook, James, - 1728-1779 - Travel - Maps. | McClure, Robert John Le Mesurier, - Sir, - 1807-1873 - Travel - Maps. | Earth (Planet) - Maps. | World maps.
||Globes. | World maps.
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