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
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.
Please note: This item is on backorder until September 2017. Currently accepting pre-orders.
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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|
|Electrical Cord Run:||Routed through base|
|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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