The 16" Hamburg globe rests in a modern brushed stainless steel
semi-meridian and base. 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, map globe gores are individually hand covered with painstaking care.
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|Name:||The Hamburg Illuminated Globe|
|Globe Type:||16" Physical/Political Desk Globe|
|Globe Ball:||Acrylic, heavy duty|
|Base:||High grade stainless steel|
|Color:||Blue Ocean w/ Bathymetry|
|Electrical Cord Run:||Routed through South Pole|
|Cartography:||Columbus Duorama Series|
|Special:||One of the most technically advanced physical globes on the market. Resembles a satellite image globe. High quality Columbus cartography is printed in 18 successive layers of color with 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 varying colors when the globe is illuminated.|
|1-World comment:||Great value for this larger high quality Columbus desk globe.|
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