Potsdam's stand features a slender
minimalist design that highlights the globes stunning cartography. A thin
steel tubular pedestal base cradles the antique oceans globe ball in a half inch
meridian. The stand features steel construction with a polished brass finish.
This is an exceptionally detailed political globe featuring over 4,400 place names with political boundaries based on the most current data available. The map also displays warm and cold ocean currents as well as major shipping lane routes.
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 with eye catching shaded relief displayed in vivid detail. Physical map displays mountain ranges, land forms, and ocean depths.
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.
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|Name:||The Bonn Illuminated Globe|
|Globe Type:||16" Political/Physical Floor Globe|
|Base:||High grade stainless steel, brushed.|
|Meridian:||Stainless steel semi-meridian|
|Color:||Blue Ocean Physical|
|Electrical Cord Run:||Routed through base|
|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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