Terrestrial globe with Japanese place names signed

Made:
1893

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Terrestrial globe with Japanese place names signed in cartouche by Inosuke Sukagawa, Tokyo and dated 1 November 1893, on wooden stand

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1990-65
Materials:
fittings, brass, globe, paper, card, stand, wood
Measurements:
globe: 3 in.; 76.2 mm
type:
terrestrial globe
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • globe - cartographic sphere
credit:
Trevor Philip and Sons Ltd.
status:
Permanent collection

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