This globe is from 1900 to 19170, It shows Petrograd , Russian not yet URSS ( 1914/1924), Yugoslavia is not yet formed so it is pre1920, Hungary is independent , Germany is till named Prusse . Please feel free to Email with question to insure accuracy , we can check the railways line or country boundaries . The surface condition is good , no scratches , there is some restoration over a part of the Pacific ocean . Overall the countries are easy to read and discern. The printing is really nice and well done , this type of globe belong to the tradition of globe making of the 19th century : 12 full gores on a solid ball of plaster .The wood mount is Napoleon III in style ( Violet-Leduc) but was in use until the early 20th. Little is know about G.Thomas [1840-1903] beside beside being the succesor of E. Bertaud [1840-1903 , Bertaud itself being the sucessor of Felix Delamarche . It is in excellent condition , I believe is a good value in term of historical content and decorative cachet , small globe are scarce compared to the large school globe
Size H.13 in x D .6 in , good condition , I can be reach at the 310 994 6009 if you want more info , for shipping outside the US please contact me for pricing and condition .
top of page
bottom of page