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AN EXCEPTIONAL AND VERY RARE PAIR OF CELESTIAL AND TERRESTIAL GLOBES.

BLAEU, Willem Janszoon (1571-1638)  AN EXCEPTIONAL AND VERY RARE PAIR OF CELESTIAL AND TERRESTRIAL GLOBES, 9inch / 23cm, with an overall height of 38 cm, Amsterdam, dat...

$375000 / ≈ €350894
Maker / Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, dated 1602, but published after 1621

 


Tweevoudigh onderwiis van de Hemelsche en Aerdsche Globen; Het een Na de meyning van Ptolemeus met een vasten Aerdkloot...

Tweevoudigh onderwiis van de Hemelsche en Aerdsche Globen; Het een Na de meyning van Ptolemeus met een vasten Aerdkloot; Het ander Na de Natuerlijcke stelling van N. Cope...

$2250 / ≈ €2105
Maker / Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1655

 


Montaigne de Ca.

In the foreground, a couple of which the man is holding a quadrant with a verse in two languages underneath the picture.The poet and topographer from Comothau, Daniel Mei...

$85 / ≈ €80
Maker / Publisher: MEISNER, D.
Place & Date: Frankfurt, 1623-1678

 


DE LA SPHERE. Figure XII.

A fine 17th-century depiction of a floor globe with a turned wooden leg base, the globe displaying an enormous southern continent. Atop this is a wonderful miniature tabl...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Paris, 1683

 


DE LA SPHERE. Figure III.

Appealing print focused on an armillary sphere. The latter is surmounted by a cartouche containing some angles in a circle.From the French text edition of Description d'U...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: MALLET,A.M.
Place & Date: Paris, 1683

 


DE LA SPHERE. Figure II.

Appealing print depicting an armillary sphere.From the French text edition of Description d'Univers.. (5 volumes), 1683. By Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well tra...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Paris, 1683

 


De la Sphere. Figure XI.

Appealing print of three armillary spheres.From the French text edition of Description d'Univers.. (5 volumes), 1683. By Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well travel...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Paris, 1683

 


Equateur.

Appealing print centered on an armillary sphere. The latter sits atop a map of the world which clearly shows California as an island. In addition to this curious feature,...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Paris, 1683

 


De la Sphere. Figure IX.

Appealing print of a armillary sphere.From the French text edition of Description d'Univers.. (5 volumes), 1683. By Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well travelled m...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Paris, 1683

 


DE LA SPHERE. Figure XII.

A fine 17th century depiction of a floor globe with a turned wooden leg base, the globe displaying an enormous southern continent. Atop this is a wonderful miniature tabl...

$125 / ≈ €117
Maker / Publisher: MALLET,A.M.
Place & Date: Paris, 1683

 


DE LA SPHERE. Figure III. 7

Appealing print focused on an armillary sphere. The latter is surmounted by a cartouche containing some angles in a circle.From the French text edition of Description d'U...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Paris, 1683

 


Equateur.

Appealing print centered on an armillary sphere. The latter sits atop a map of the world which clearly shows California as an island (in reverse!- the engraver must have ...

$125 / ≈ €117
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Frankfurt, 1684

 


Fig. 2. [ print depicting three armillary spheres]

Appealing print depicting three armillary spheres.From the German text edition of Description d'Univers.. (5 volumes), 1683. By Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: MALLET,A.M.
Place & Date: Frankfurt, 1684

 


Very fine brass astronomical equinoctial ring with two brass circles.

Very fine brass astronomical equinoctial ring with two brass circles with engraved foliage decoration, signed "Jean-Baptiste-Nicolas Delure A Paris", on the han...

$8000 / ≈ €7486
Maker / Publisher: JEAN-BAPTISTE NICOLAS DELURE À PARIS
Place & Date: Paris, undated, ca. 1690

 


Allegory of geography.

Two putty studying a terrestrial globe, one of them holding a pair of dividers. The information on the globe is clearly imaginary but the two cartouches and ships are typ...

$7500 / ≈ €7018
Maker / Publisher: KERKHOVE, Joseph Vanden
Place & Date: Bruges, ca. 1700

 


Jean De Sacro Busto. [Johannes de Sacro Bosco]

Portrait of Johannes de Sacro Bosco c. 1195 – c. 1256), a scholar, monk and astronomer who was a teacher at the University of Paris. He wrote a short astronomy textbook...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: France, ca. 1700

 


Nocturlabe in boxwood and brass.

Nocturlabe in boxwood and brass, the wheels maintained by a central nut presenting an annual calendar divided into months and days, an hour disc and a mobile alidade, the...

$12000 / ≈ €11229
Maker / Publisher: UNKNOWN
Place & Date: England, ca. 1700

 


Nocturnal in boxwood and brass.

Nocturlabe in boxwood and brass, the wheels maintained by a central nut presenting an annual calendar divided into months and days, an hour disc and a mobile alidade, the...

$15000 / ≈ €14036
Maker / Publisher: COOPER, Th.
Place & Date: England, Thomas Cooper, dated 1701

 


Horizon ring for globe.

Printed horizon ring for a 28cm diameter German globe. The ring is divided in quarters and engraved two by two on one copper plate. The size of the paper is 44 x 33cm. Th...

$950 / ≈ €889
Maker / Publisher: EIMMART, G.C.
Place & Date: Nuremberg, 1704/1705

 


[A magnificent 18 inch. (46 cm.) diameter celestial globe] URANOGRAPHIA / SYDERUM ET STELLARUM / in Singulis Syderibus conspicuarum / exhibens Delineationem accuratissimam, / qua / ex Observationibus Astronomi plane Singularis / IOHANIS HEVELII...

RARE FIRST STATE OF THIS CELESTIAL TABLE GLOBE, 46 cm in diameter, produced by Gerard and Leonard Valk at the beginning of the 18th century. The globe comprises of t...

$95000 / ≈ €88893
Maker / Publisher: VALK, G. / L.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1711

 


Globe Terrestre. / Globe Celeste.

A very decorative depiction of a terrestrial and celestial globe on a decorative base. The page is filled with seven diagrams.

$175 / ≈ €164
Maker / Publisher: CHIQUET, J.
Place & Date: Paris, 1719

 


Sphaera Artificialium Typica repraesentatio.

Stunning engraving of terrestrial and celestial globes and armillary sphere, all with highly ornamented stands. Brief explanatory text. The plate was based on a design by...

$1000 / ≈ €936
Maker / Publisher: SEUTTER, M.
Place & Date: Augsburg, 1730

 


Sphaerarum Artificialium Typica Repraesentatio. . .

Johann Baptist Homann born in Kammlach (1663). He was engraver, map-seller and geographer to the Kaiser of the Holy Roman Empire (1715). He also was member of the Prussia...

$1500 / ≈ €1404
Maker / Publisher: HOMANN, J.B.
Place & Date: Nuremberg 1740

 


Globe Terrestre Didié et Présénté a Monseigneur le Comté Maubec de Brancas...

Terrestial globe dated 1741.  Complete title "Globe Terrestre  Didié et Présénté a Monseigneur le Comté  Maubec de Brancas Par Jacque  Hardy. Dressé sur ...

$25000 / ≈ €23393
Maker / Publisher: HARDY, Jacques
Place & Date: Paris, dated 1741

 


Le Nom de Systeme..

Showing the solar systems according to Copernicus, Ptolomy, Ticho Brahé and a composition. In the center a armillary sphere on a decorative base.

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: LE ROUGE, G.L.
Place & Date: Paris, 1746

 


Christianus Henricus Heineken . . .

Portrait of Carl Heinrich, Baron von Heineken, as a child, whole-length, standing on a room with books on the right, a skeleton, and a large globe on the left, wearing a ...

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: WOLFF, W.
Place & Date: Nuremberg, 1724-1748

 


Introduction a la géographie carte des diverses positions de la sphere..

A charming and large print showing a terrestrial, celestial and an armillary globe with smaller circular diagrams illustrating the theories of Ptolemy, Copernicus, Brahe ...

$1000 / ≈ €936
Maker / Publisher: BASSET
Place & Date: Paris 1750

 


A ship's hour glass.

Maritime hourglass with blown glass bulbs, orange sand, junction ring covered with cord, the circular ebony frame with six turned baluster columns. The invention of the ...

$2400 / ≈ €2246
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: Germany, ca. 1750

 


A ship's hour glass.

Maritime hourglass with blown glass bulbs, orange sand, junction ring covered with cord, the circular ebony frame with six turned baluster columns.The invention of the ho...

$1750 / ≈ €1638
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: The Netherlands, Germany, ca. 1750

 


A cordiform - heart-shaped - horary quadrant marked with Gunter scales.

A small and charming but very fine heart-shaped horary quadrant marked with Gunter scales. The scales are very finely engraved on both sides.The quadrant was a very pract...

$2200 / ≈ €2059
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: ca. 1720-1760

 


Steel compass with a gilded radiating pattern.

Steel compass with a gilded radiating pattern.Provenance : Collection Henri-Claude Randier.

$400 / ≈ €374
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: ca. 1760

 


A folding fan showing Cleopatra at the Gates of Alexandria, circa 1750-1760.

The fan shows Cleopatra at the Gates of Alexandria, where she welcomes Julius Caesar who came to visit her in 48BC. Her suite is made up of soldiers and maids. The arriva...

$1250 / ≈ €1170
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: English, ca. 1750-1760

 


A folding fan showing a nautical festival, ca. 1770.

Folded fan, painted in gouache a ship pulled by two horses. On board, a large company, among others joins them while fishermen watch the scene.Reverse painted with an exo...

$1500 / ≈ €1404
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: France, ca. 1770

 


GLOBUS TERRESTRIS ad sphaeram obliquam delineatus. and the GLOBUS COELESTIS cum Astrodictico artificiali iunctus.

A very handsome, large copper engraving of a pair of globes. Ribbon style titles and German text panel at bottom.

$1000 / ≈ €936
Maker / Publisher: LOTTER, T.C.
Place & Date: Augsburg, 1774

 


Inverted nautical Compass, called "mouchard" (~ "spy")

Inverted maritime compass called "mouchard" (spy) in wood and brass, signed "A Van Vastenhoud In Amsterdam". This type of compass was found in the cap...

$8500 / ≈ €7954
Maker / Publisher: VAN VASTENHOUD, A.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, ca. 1780

 


Globe, Miniature, Terrestrial Pocket Globe in Celestial Case

A pocket globe, of typical form, the terrestrial globe with engraved hand-colored gores, having holes at the poles but no axis pins (as issued). The globe is contained wi...

$6500 / ≈ €6082
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: London, ca. 1780

 


Analytique des différentes positions de la Sphère, des différens systemes, des révolutions et des distances des Planètes, &c

Containing "Globe Celeste", "Sphere de Copernic", "Globe Terrestre", "Systeme de Ptolomee" ; including diagrams of the solar syste...

$500 / ≈ €468
Maker / Publisher: DELAMARCHE, C.F.
Place & Date: Paris, 1780

 


De la Sphère. . .

Scarce print of armillary sphere, surrounded by several diagrams of the sun, moon, and planets after Cassini. In lower part 9 blocks of text with explanations.Published b...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: MONDHARE, L.J. / NOLIN, J.B.
Place & Date: Paris, 1783

 


Mariner’s compass

Inverted compass called "snitch" in wood painted in imitation of tortoiseshell and brass, signed "Ing MANN Maker Water Street Liverpool".

$7500 / ≈ €7018
Maker / Publisher: MANN
Place & Date: Liverpool, ca. 1785

 


Globe Terrestre. / Globe Celeste.

Showing a terrestrial and celestial spheres. Left and right a box with geographical information for spheres of different types.Prepared by Louis Brion de la Tour and publ...

$400 / ≈ €374
Maker / Publisher: DESNOS/ BRION
Place & Date: Paris 1790

 


An elegant couple with a caged bird in a landscape.

Folding fan made of skin sheet and mounted in English style, with a painted scene of an elegant couple with a caged bird in a landscape.Painted verso of a man among ancie...

$900 / ≈ €842
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: Paris, 1790

 


A ship's hour glass

The element common to celestial position-finding, the calculation of speed for dead reckoning and even everyday life at sea is the time: hence ways of determining and kee...

$1750 / ≈ €1638
Maker / Publisher: The Low Countries
Place & Date: ca. 1790

 


Two sheets for constructing an armillary sphere.

Two sheets for constructing an armillary sphere. Cassini was a geographer and cartographer, but also perspective and architecture carver - one of Giovanni Battista Pirane...

$2500 / ≈ €2339
Maker / Publisher: CASSINI, G.M.
Place & Date: Rome, 1795

 


Early 19th century magnetic dry card compass with wooden bowl,

Brass dry rose marine compass, in its mahogany case. The mariner's compass, which enabled mariners to know the direction in which they were sailing, has always been one o...

$2900 / ≈ €2714
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: ca. 1800

 


Sphere (No title)

Rare Italian print of a sphere. Paper size 350x225mm. From his "Atlante della geografia antica e moderna".

$120 / ≈ €112
Maker / Publisher: BARBIELLINI, C.A.
Place & Date: Milan, 1807

 


Nouveau jeu des théatres de Melpomene, Momus et Thalie.

Game board with 63 numbered pictorial compartments, each showing an actor or actress in role, lettered with his or her name, the name of the character, the play and the t...

$600 / ≈ €561
Maker / Publisher: COCHIN, N. / BASSET.
Place & Date: Paris, ca. 1810

 


The Royal Game of British Sovereigns Exhibiting the Most Remarkable Events in Each Reign From Egbert to George III,

Engraved goose game with 53 illustrations culminating in a view of Napoleon on the Bellerophon, four further spandrel vignettes, and a central oval filled with title and ...

$900 / ≈ €842
Maker / Publisher: WALLIS, J. / E.
Place & Date: London, ca. 1817

 


Jeu Royal de la vie d'Henri IV.

Large sheet with an animated Goose-game of 63 numbered squares, spiral, counterclockwise, centripetal focused on the French king Henri IV.André Basset offers the life of...

$750 / ≈ €702
Maker / Publisher: BASSET, P.A.
Place & Date: Paris, ca. 1816-1820

 


Very fine folding fan with painting of Minerva, Juno and 2 peacocks.

Small folding fan made of double skin sheet, mounted in English style, painted with gouache and depicting Minerva and Juno sitting near each other and receiving the visit...

$1200 / ≈ €1123
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: ca. 1820

 


Sfera Armillare.

Charming armillary sphere, from the rare atlas Atlante Tascabile o sia Serie di Num. XXI Cartine Geografiche nelle quali si ... In Roma MDCCCIV Si vende presso lo Stampat...

$80 / ≈ €75
Maker / Publisher: OLIVIERI
Place & Date: Rome, 1823

 


Sfera Armillare.

Charming engraving of a armillary globe from the rare atlas Atlante Tascabile o sia Serie di Num. XXI Cartine Geografiche nelle quali si rappresenta in ristretto lo Stato...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: OLIVIERI
Place & Date: Rome, 1823

 


Phisique. [plate XL]

Some scientific instruments for measuring the sea temperature at some depth. From Voyage de découvertes aux terres Australes by François Péron, 1824.The French expedit...

$40 / ≈ €37
Maker / Publisher: LESUEUR, C-A. / PERON, F.
Place & Date: Paris, 1824

 


Systémes Planétaires

A charming print showing an armillary globe with smaller circular diagrams illustrating the theories of Ptolemy, Copernicus, Brahe, etc. Published by Alexandre Emile Lapi...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: LAPIE, E.
Place & Date: Paris, 1830

 


[Untitled map of the European countries in a playing grid].

Small, accurate lithographed map of Europe, embedded in a square playing grid formed by 100 cells.The 11 cells contain the profile of or a reference to Emperors, some cel...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: France, ca. 1850

 


[Untitled map of the European countries in a playing grid].

Small, accurate lithographed maps of Europe, embedded in a square playing grid formed by 100 cells.The 11 cells contain the profile or a reference to an Emperors, some ce...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: France, ca. 1850

 


[Untitled map of the European countries in a playing grid].

Small, accurate lithographed maps of Europe and Asia, embedded in a square playing grid formed by 100 cells.The 11 cells contain the profile of or a reference to a empero...

$110 / ≈ €103
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: France, ca. 1850

 


[Untitled map of the European countries in a playing grid].

Small, accurate lithographed maps of Europe and Asia, embedded in a square playing grid formed by 100 cells.The 11 cells contain the profile of or a reference to a empero...

$125 / ≈ €117
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: France, ca. 1850

 


[Untitled map of the European countries in a playing grid].

Small, accurate lithographed maps of Europe and Asia, embedded in a square playing grid formed by 100 cells.The 11 cells contain the profile of or a reference to a empero...

$125 / ≈ €117
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: France, ca. 1850

 


[Untitled map of the European countries in a playing grid].

Small, accurate lithographed maps of Europe and Asia, embedded in a square playing grid formed by 100 cells.The 11 cells contain the profile of or a reference to a empero...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: France, ca. 1850

 


[Untitled map of the European countries in a playing grid].

Small, accurate lithographed maps of Europe and Asia, embedded in a square playing grid formed by 100 cells.The 11 cells contain the profile of or a reference to a empero...

$125 / ≈ €117
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: France, ca. 1850

 


[Game of the goose] Het nieuw vermakelijk ganzenspel. Le nouveau jeu d'Oie.

Game of 63 boxes, spiral, counter clockwise. Goose board game with spiral with 63 numbered squares. In different boxes a representation of a goose. In a box on the center...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: BREPOLS en DIERICKX
Place & Date: Turnhout, ca.1850

 


[Untitled map of the European countries in a playing grid].

Small, accurate lithographed maps of Europe and Asia, embedded in a square playing grid formed by 100 cells.The 11 cells contain the profile of or a reference to an emper...

$125 / ≈ €117
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: France, ca. 1850

 


[Untitled map of the European countries in a playing grid].

Small, accurate lithographed maps of Europe and Asia, embedded in a square playing grid formed by 100 cells.The 11 cells contain the profile of or a reference to an emper...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: France, ca. 1850

 


[Untitled map of the European countries in a playing grid].

Small, accurate lithographed maps of Europe and Asia, embedded in a square playing grid formed by 100 cells.The 11 cells contain the profile of or a reference to a empero...

$125 / ≈ €117
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: France, ca. 1850

 


Country pleasures.

Folding fan made of a double sheet of lithographed paper, enhanced with gouache and watercolor, with a decoration of three cartouches with gallant scenes of French countr...

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: France, ca. 1850-1860

 


A fan combines views of Hong Kong (right), Canton (left), China, ca 1850-1860.

The fan shows nice images of Hong Kong and Canton on onside and on verso a garden with 39 characters welcoming a rider on his white horse. Their clothes are heightened in...

$4500 / ≈ €4211
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: China, ca. 1850-1860

 


[Macaire] Pensionnat Robert-Macaire. Mr le professeur. . . (Plate 4)

Macaire personified the clever businessman, who was willing at any time to throw moral and ethical principles overboard for a quick buck. His personality fitted exactly t...

$250 / ≈ €234
Maker / Publisher: DAUMIER, H.
Place & Date: Paris, 1864

 


NEWTON'S New and Improved TERRESTRIAL GLOBE Accurately delineated from the observations of the most esteemed NAVIGATORS AND TRAVELLERS to the Present Time. . .

A very impressive Victorian 20-inch Library globe showing the "Gulf of Corea". On an exceptionally carved mahogany tripod stand with scrolling acanthus legs ter...

$25000 / ≈ €23393
Maker / Publisher: NEWTON and SON
Place & Date: London, January 1, 1867

 


[Game of the goose] Jeu du Jardin Zoologique / Thiergarten Spiel.

Goose board game. With boxes numbered from 1 to 25. The boxes illustrate different animals.Below the title and the game rules in letterpress in French and German.N° 71 ...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: WENZEL, F.C.
Place & Date: Wissembourg (Alsace), ca. 1870

 


Compass.

A very nicely crafted sloop compass in original box. The compass is gimbaled and is executed in beautiful red copper. Made and signed by F.J. Kloos & Son of Rotterdam...

$1500 / ≈ €1404
Maker / Publisher: KLOOS, F.J.
Place & Date: Rotterdam, 1850-1875

 


Jules Verne. Le Tour du Monde en 80 jours. [Goose game board inspired by Jules Verne's novel Tour du Monde en 80 jours.]

This Goose game board is inspired by Jules Verne's novel whose boxes are illustrated with town views and figures and the center is occupied by a world map. Vignette illus...

$1100 / ≈ €1029
Maker / Publisher: HETZEL, Jules.
Place & Date: Paris, 1876

 


Marine parallel rulers in brass.

Very fine marine parallel rulers in brass. The parallel ruler is the oldest and most traditional way to measure and trace routes and bearings. The principle is simple: t...

$1500 / ≈ €1404
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: Paris, ca. 1880

 


Jules Verne Le Tour du Monde en 80 jours. [Goose game board inspired by Jules Verne's novel Tour du Monde en 80 jours.]

Goose game board inspired by Jules Verne's novel, whose boxes are illustrated with color lithographs and the center occupied by a world map. Vignette illustrations number...

$750 / ≈ €702
Maker / Publisher: GUERIN-MULLER and CIE. / CAPENDU, A.
Place & Date: Paris, ca. 1880

 


Globe terrestre d'après les découvertes..

Attractive and large (height 112cm) library globe by a prominent Paris globe maker, with a brass meridian circle, horizon ring and hour ring, supported by four brass quad...

$6000 / ≈ €5614
Maker / Publisher: BERTAUX.
Place & Date: Paris, ca. 1885

 


Boer-en Rooinekspel.

Design by E.G.Schlette. This is a board game similar to the famous "snakes and lessons". The game takes the players through various historical battles. Success ...

$600 / ≈ €561
Maker / Publisher: SCHLETTE, E.G
Place & Date: Amsterdam, Koster, ca. 1890

 


[Voyage en Suisse / Reise die Schweiz.]

A first edition children's folding board game of Switzerland and its many places and sights to visit. Although it is missing most of its original components (dice, cards,...

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS.
Place & Date: Switzerland, 1891

 


Giuoco dell' Oca. La tentazione

Uncommon Italian Game of the Goose in 90 boxes. The rules of the game are explained as follows: "REGOLA DEL GIUOCO: Questo giuoco è composto di 90 numeri e può ser...

$250 / ≈ €234
Maker / Publisher: MARCA AQUILLA
Place & Date: Italy, ca. 1900

 


Compass.

A sloop compass in the original wooden box with lit. The compass with floating rose (Cardan system). Slung in gimbals, the east point is decorated and graduated in half ...

$650 / ≈ €608
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: c. 1890-1900

 


[Board game] - La course autour du Monde.

Very rare French board game - no other copies known. The game consists of 50 fields linked to the lines of longitude. A globe lies in the center of the board to symboli...

$500 / ≈ €468
Maker / Publisher: JANIN
Place & Date: Paris, ca. 1900

 


[Game of the goose] Nouveau Jeu des Singes.

Game of 30 boxes, spiral, counter clockwise, showing apes and in the center apes enjoying a dinner. The example was made by "Imagerie d'Epinal" and in upper rig...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: IMAGERIE PELLERIN
Place & Date: Epinal, ca.1900