Here is a faithful 16th century reproduction globe featuring the exquisitely beautiful cartography of well known Flemish geographer, mathematician, and cartographer Gerardus Mercator. This stunning terrestrial globe is mounted in an exotic ebonized wood stand with bronze semi-meridian. Deserving of a special spot on a desk or table, this globe will inspire conversation and add interest to any setting.
Reproduction globes are produced using original charts that have been researched for their historical accuracy. Special attention is taken to replicate the complex 'gravure' printing process that was used during this time period.
Globe Diameter: 12"
Shipping Weight: 6 lbs