This Authentic Model globe offers history at your fingertips and highlights some of the world's most famous cartographers: Mercator, Hondius, Kaerius, and Vaugondy. Centuries ago globes were made by gluing copperplate printed gores on a plaster finished paper-maché core. This is illustrated by 17th Century Dutch painters who used globes to symbolize affluence, science, sophistication, even worldliness.
|Materials:||Paper, wood and brass.|
We offer an assortment of globes in several different designs. Political Globes generally show all of the countries. Celestial Globes will show you the stars. Topographical Globes will give you an idea of the terrain, and Educational Globes may be a combination of all three.
The Globe Mountain options allows you to select the way your globe is mounted. We offer many different mounting options, including Decorative Bases and inclinations.
|Globe Mounting:||Decorative Base, Semi - Meridian|
Narrow down your results by the type of globe you want. We offer two types of globes - desk globes which are designed to fit nicely on your desk, and floor globes which can stand alone on the floor.
|Type of Globe:||Desk Globe|
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|Category:||Globes - 1216|
|Style:||Transitional - 15|