The Ravensburg
13" Illuminated Physical/Political Globe

The Ravensburg from Columbus features a stylish high-gloss chrome base and semi-meridian. 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.

Diameter: 13"
Height: 17"
Weight: 15 lbs.

ITEM:# CG-213485
PRICE: $379.00

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The Ravensburg 13" Illuminated Desk Globe by Columbus
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Name: The Ravensburg Illuminated Globe
Globe Type: 13" Physical/Political Desk Globe
Globe Ball: Acrylic, heavy duty
Base: High-gloss chrome
Meridian: Chrome
Color: Blue Ocean w/ Bathymetry
Illuminated: Yes
Electrical Cord Run: Routed through South Pole
Raised Relief: No
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: A sleek modern design, a perfect globe for your home or office.

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