The Bonn
16" Illuminated Political/Physical  Floor Globe

The 16" Bonn's stand features a slender minimalist design that highlights the globes stunning cartography. A thin stainless steel tubular pedestal base cradles the globe in a half inch meridian. The stand features all-stainless steel construction with a brushed finish.

A detailed physical map of the world shows the earths natural features in photo-realistic detail. Explore the mountains, forests, cultivated zones, savannas, and desserts that cover the planets surface. The visual relief and colorful shading of vegetation featured on this globe is quite remarkable and resembles satellite imagery. Ocean floor bathymetry and mountain ranges can be viewed in stunning detail.

 Innovative dual map cartography allows you to view a different map when the globe is illuminated, turn on the globe to reveal a colorful political map of the world that displays countries in contrasting colors. Turn the globe off to view vegetation and landforms.

Each globe is handcrafted in Germany by Columbus Globes, individual map gores are hand placed onto an acrylic sphere with absolute precision resulting in a seamless globe that is a truly stunning work of art.

Diameter: 16"
Height: 47"
Ship Weight: 95 lbs.
Actual Weight: 33 lbs

ITEM:# CG-214086
PRICE: $679.00

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Name: The Bonn Illuminated Globe
Globe Type: 16" Political/Physical Floor Globe
Globe Ball: Acrylic
Base: High grade stainless steel, brushed.
Meridian: Stainless steel semi-meridian
Color: Blue Ocean Physical
Illuminated: Yes
Electrical Cord Run: Routed through base
Raised Relief: No
Cartography: Columbus Duorama Series
Special: Hand laid map gores feature high resolution cartography printed in 24 layers. High quality Columbus cartography is printed in 18 successive layers of color then applied with a protective high gloss clear coat for an impressive finish with flawless shine.
Pros: Dual image technology has been incorporated allowing you to view a detailed political map of the world with countries in contrasting colors when the globe is illuminated.
1-World comment: A cartographic masterpiece produced by skilled artisans blending the craft of metalwork, cartography, and design.

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