Seller: two_trees (3,191) 100%, Location: Waterlooville, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 362494811961 Pair John Bartholomew hemisphere map paperweights C1889. James McIntyre & Co. Bartholomew, John 1889 Pair of Cartographic Ceramic Paperweights. Eastern & Western HemispherePair of Ceramic Paperweights depicting the Eastern and Western Hemispheres. Published by Victorian Map Maker, John Bartholomew, Edinburgh, 1889. Ceramics Manufactured by James Macintyre & Co. Stamped with the RD No "141265" on the underside. The Eastern has two gold lines and the Western 2 red lines. They are 95mm dia.In very good condition - there are some very minor faults in line with age [there is one very small flea bite chip to Eastern hemisphere [near the north pole] Some general, but very light crazing etc.There appears to be a shiny coating to the bottom of each item, but I don't know what it is - Varnish?? General notes Please take a few moments to read the following – 1/ The photographs form an important part of the listing, so please study them carefully. 2/ I take very great care to pack the items well [please see my feedback ratings], so they reach you in the condition you’d expect. [I use book cartons as appropriate] 3/ I will only send items of value via a signed and/or tracked service. 4/ I will accept returns, but please contact me first, so we can resolve any issue you have.