The Quest
12" Illuminated Desk Globe from National Geographic

This brass finished base and illuminated National Geographic globe are a stunning combination.  The base, with a regal height of 18 inches, features a brass-plated semi-meridian.  The 12" diameter globe features a wealth of information - political with the light off and physical with the light on.  The Quest is certain to be the highlight of any room.

Current, state-of-the-art National Geographic dual image cartography.

Please note: All Illuminated globes have an electrical cord to power the internal light bulb.  The cord is hidden in the photo, but comes out of the base.

Diameter:  12"
Height:  18"
Weight: 12 lbs.

Item# NG143076
Price:  $279.00

ITEM NO LONGER AVAILABLE

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Example of dual map: Shown lit at left, unlit at right
The Quest from National Geographic from National Geographic
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Name: The Quest - from National Geographic
Globe Type: 12" Physical/Political World Globe
Base: Brass
Meridian: Calibrated metal semi-meridian
Color: Blue ocean/National Geographic palette
Illuminated: Yes
Raised Relief: No
Special: Beautiful 16 layer coloration of globe ball shows both physical and political features. Shows political borders when light is off, and physical features when illuminated. Traditional National Geographic fonts and colors for superb readability and consistency with their award winning maps.
Pros: Amazing colors!
Cons: Illuminated globe ball is plastic
1-World comment: Contemporary reference piece


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