The screen has a main world map surrounded by 20 inset maps showing parts of Europe and two celestial hemispheres.

It includes a new map of the world or terrestrial globe agreeable to the most modern discoveries and regulated by astronomical observations communicated to the Royal Societies of London and Paris.

Provenance

Private owner


British Library

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Opening times

Main building
Mon - Thur: 09:30am - 8pm
Fri: 09:30am - 6pm
Sat: 09:30am - 5pm
Sun: 11am - 5pm

Treasures Gallery and PACCAR exhibitions
Mon: 09.30am - 6pm
Tue: 09.30am - 8pm
Wed - Fri: 09.30am - 6pm
Sat: 09.30am - 5pm
Sun: 11am - 5pm



Exhibitions at British Library

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