A mystery of global proportions

Updated April 23 2018 - 8:23pm, first published January 25 2014 - 3:00am

Finding out something new about something old can be a transporting experience, a little like time travel. I felt it when examining this English globe and reconsidering its maker and date, boldly claimed on its cartouches to be Richard Cushee in 1731. The globe has become an object layered with meaning for me.

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