507: American Floor Globe by Gilman Joslin
American Floor Globe by Gilman Joslin, fourth quarter 19th century, the 12" globe with a cartouche reading "Joslin's Terrestrial Globe, containing all of the latest discoveries and geographical improvements, also the tracks of the most celebrated circumnavigators compiled from Smith's New English Globe, with additions and improvements by Annin and Smith, Revised by G.W. Boynton, Manufactured by Gilman, Joslin, Boston", with a nickel-plated calibrated full meridian within a horizontal band decorated with an engraved calendar and zodiac, the Dakotas shown as one territory, resting on the original tripod base, of turned mahogany legs terminating in brass caps, h. 37", dia. 18". Provenance: George Glazer, New York, New York.