The Ulm
13" Antique Ocean Illuminated Desk Globe from Columbus

The Ulm features a classic antique ocean globe ball that rests in a modern metal stand and meridian with high gloss brass finish. The antique styling of the globe is combined with current up-to-date geopolitical information. The Ulm features an exceptionally detailed map with over 4,400 place names; countries are clearly shown in contrasting colors. The globe also displays cold and warm ocean currents as well as major shipping lanes.

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 using traditional globe making techniques. Individual map gores are applied to a high quality acrylic sphere by hand with unsurpassed precision.

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

ITEM#: CG-223471
PRICE: $459.00


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Please note: Image above reflects German language version, actual globe will have English labeling.
   
Name: The Ulm 13" Illuminated Desk Globe
Globe Type: 13" Political Desk
Globe Ball: Acrylic glass, heavy duty
Base: Metal, brass high gloss finish
Meridian: Metal semi-meridian, high gloss brass finish
Color: Antique ocean
Illuminated: Yes
Electrical Cord Run: Routed through South Pole
Raised Relief: No
Cartography: Columbus Royal Series
Special: Features classic antique ocean with contemporary styling. High quality Columbus cartography is printed in 18 successive layers of color and applied with a protective high gloss clear coat for an impressive finish with flawless shine.
Pros: Highly detailed political desk globe with dual image map combines a political and physical globe in one.
1-World comment: An excellent hand made desk globe that combines classic style with current cartography and modern globe features.


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