Lot 180: Group of Vintage Globes
22 October 2016
Knoxville , TN, USALive Auction
Description: 1st item: Replogle Globe Co., Chicago, IL 12" standard globe, "Clear-Accurate-Up-to-Date", coated paper over pasteboard with time dial at North Pole, full cast bronzed metal meridian on stepped round base, 17 1/2" H, circa 1940. 2nd-3rd items: Two Chein & Co., USA small metal lithograph globe banks, 5 1/4" and 5 3/4" H. 4th item: Mosaic Tile Co. globe, 4 1/8" H, mid 20th century. 5th-6th items: Frosted crystal globe with clear crystal stand, 6" H together, 20th century. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)
Condition Report: 1st item: Minor loss of paper along center seam and toning to paper. 2nd item: Smaller Chein globe with wear and 1-1/2" L area of minor rust. other globes in good condition with minor surface grime.