George Philip & Son began as a map and atlas publisher in Liverpool, England in 1834. In 1902, the firm relocated to London and emerged as one of the major globe producers of the 20th century. Read more on our Guide to Globe Makers.
Oval Cartouche: PHILIPS’/ GRAPHIC GLOBE/ GEORGE PHILIP & SON Ltd./ THE LONDON GEOGRAPHICAL INSTITUTE.
Condition: Generally very good, a nice mellow patina overall, with the usual toning, wear, handling, soiling, discoloration. Some light scattered abrasions, restored. Globe slightly misshapen out of round, unobtrusive.