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A HAND MADE GEOGRAPHICAL CLOCK c. 1860.

Description

VOLVELLE Geographical Clock. c. 1860. 190 x 155 mm. A hand drawn and coloured volvelle representing the whole of the globe in foreshortened form in order to show the comparative time of day in places all over the world. The central annotated globe rotates around the hours of the day in 24 hours.

Price

£1250.00