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Reference Book, Antique Globes, The Murad III, Christies Auction Catalog


London: Christie’s, 1991
Small quarto, illustrated wraps, 31 pp.

Reference book on antique globes. Auction catalog for the Murad III globes.

“A Magnificent pair of gilt-metal globes, terrestrial and celestial, bearing the Tughra and Latin inscription of Sultan Murad III…attributed to the workshop of Gerard Mercator at Dusburg…dated 1579.” Numerous color and black and white illustrations and text. New, in fine unused condition.