Torica transparent plastic celestial sphere, 34cm

Made:
1960-1965 in Tokyo

Torica transparent plastic celestial sphere, 34cm diameter, with internal terrestrial globe on metal stand by the Tokyo Instrument Manufacturing Company Limited, Tokyo, Japan, c.1963.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
2000-1070
Materials:
complete, paper, plastic, steel
Measurements:
overall (estimate): 500 x 340 mm
type:
terrestrial globes
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • globe - cartographic sphere
  • information forms
  • globes (cartographic spheres)
credit:
Christie's South Kensington Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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