L.WINDELS - Globe - Iron (cast/wrought), Plaster

Description
L.WINDELS - Globe - Iron (cast/wrought), Plaster
Belgium - 1905-1910

Globe on metal stand, with display of sea currents, discovery travel and images of different races.
Dimensions: total height with stand included: 54 cm. Diameter of the globe: approximately 34 cm.
Condition: pretty good considering the age. Somewhat polluted. Few small stains.
3rd Edition of the illustrated globe, revised and improved by H. Balieus and published by L. Windels in Brussels.
With view of sea currents, discovery travel and images of different races.
Reference: Globi Neerlandici, pp. 397.

Windels, 1905-1910
Diameter: 32 cm
Total height: 53 cm
Age: 1905-1910
Description: This is a rare Windels globe with the races of the world. The races shown (with a brief description) are:
Caucasian race;
Mongolian race;
Malay race;
African race;
American race (Indians).
Cartouche: Illustrated globe, 3rd edition, on the scale 1: 40 000 000. Revised and improved by H. Balieus, inspector about the middle. Education in Belgium, Publisher L. Windels, Brussels.

Lot details
Object
Globe
Material
Iron (cast/wrought), Plaster
Designer/ Artist
L.WINDELS
Estimated Period
1905-1910
Country of Origin
Belgium
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
53×32×32 cm
Weight
4 kg
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