The Passau
13" Dual Map Physical/Political Globe

The 13" Passau features current world political cartography. Each country is colorfully displayed in contrasting colors. Detailed political cartography is complimented with additional data including ocean currents and major rail, air, and see routes. Globe sits in silver plastic semi-meridian on a black wooden base with stainless steel ring embedded.

Innovative dual map cartography allows you to view a different map when the globe is illuminated, turn on the globe to reveal a stunning physical map of the world that displays mountain ranges, valleys, and plains as well as ocean depths. Topographical relief is represented with detailed shading and color tone variations.

Each globe is expertly handcrafted in Germany by Columbus Globes.


Diameter: 13"
Height: 17"
Weight: 15 lbs.

ITEM:# CG-403458
PRICE: $219.00



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Passau 13" Illuminated Globe
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The Passau 13" Illuminated Globe by Columbus
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Name: The Passau Illuminated Globe
Globe Type: 13" Physical/Political Desk Globe
Globe Ball: Acrylic, heavy duty
Base: Solid beech wood w/ black lacquer finish and stainless steel ring
Meridian: Silver plastic semi-meridian
Color: Blue Ocean
Illuminated: Yes
Electrical Cord Run: Routed through base
Raised Relief: No
Cartography: Columbus Duplex Series
Special:  High quality Columbus cartography printed in 16 successive layers of color with protective high gloss clear coat for an impressive finish with flawless shine.
Pros: Dual image technology has been incorporated to show physical topography with shaded relief when illuminated and a political map when turned off.
1-World comment: Great reference globe for kids,  crisp nicely detailed cartography. Excellent value.


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