Luxury Design, Past & Present
A pair of Carys 12 inch library table globes
in mahogany stands, each on a reeded baluster stem with a tripod base and fitted compass, one bezel replaced, retaining the original varnish apart from an area of conservation around the South Pole of terrestrial globe, the celestial globe dated 1800 and the terrestrial with dated papers to 1809.
H 23 3/4 in Diam 17in
Provenance: W K Merifield. Purchased from M Harris & Sons at the antique dealers’ fair at Grosvenor House in 1962.