- School & Youth
- Get Involved
Terrestrial globe ona mahogany tripod stand. The spinning globe has a green cast on the frame with astrological signs. It rests in a carved/turned mahogany pedestal with three scrolled and splayed feet, on casters.
paper (fiber product)
Printed on the globe is: ""Loring's/TERRESTRIAL GLOBE/ containing all/ THE LATEST DISCOVERIES/and/ Geographical Improvements/ also the trades of/the most celebrated circumnavigators/Compiled from Smith's new English Globe, with/ additions and improvements by Annin and Smith/BOSTON/ Josiah Loring. 136 Washington St. 1838.""
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),
Loring, Josiah (Maker)
36 x 16 (HxW) (inches)
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
Massachusetts (United States)