The Classic
12" Desk Globe from National Geographic

A new globe from The National Geographic Society featuring a crisp new parchment tone ocean color that coincides perfectly with the vibrant colors of the award winning National Geographic cartography.  The Classic 12" desk globe features a rich walnut finished wood base that holds a silver-toned metal semi-meridian. An elegant desktop presentation that will surely enhance the home or office.

Each National Geographic globe is expertly crafted utilizing state-of-the-art technology. The cartography is printed on a special stretchable material which can never wear off.

Globe details include major place names, countries represented in contrasting colors, and delineated U.S. states. Latitude and longitude lines are shown in 10 degree increments, and the tropic of Cancer and tropic of Capricorn lines are clearly shown. Globe also features a useful international time dial, which can help determine the time anywhere in the world. Each globe includes a detailed instruction booklet and certificate of authenticity.

Diameter:  12"
Height:  15"
Weight:  6 lbs.

Item# NG101216
PRICE:  $115.00


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the National Geographic Classic 12" Desk Globe
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Name: The Classic
Type: 12" Political
Base: Walnut Wood
Meridian: Non-calibrated metal semi-meridian
Color: Parchment ocean, National Geographic palette.
Illuminated: No
Raised Relief: No
Special: Richly finished walnut wood base.
Pros: High quality desk globe with world renowned  National Geographic Cartography.  A beautiful new parchment tone ocean color brings a crisp fresh look to this globe.
Cons: Globe ball is plastic, no calibration on or movement of semi-meridian.
1-World comment: Understated contemporary stand lets the outstanding cartography speak for itself. Wonderful fit for modern decors.

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