The 16" Prien's stand features a slender minimalist design that highlights the globes stunning cartography. A thin stainless steel tubular pedestal base cradles the globe in a half inch meridian. The stand features all-stainless steel construction with a brushed finish.
Innovative dual image cartography allows one to view political borders/countries in vibrant contrasting colors when the globe is turned off and physical features such as mountain ranges and ocean depths when illuminated. An unparalleled level of detail is put into the cartography work making this an ideal reference globe. Features nearly 4,400 place name labels as well as ocean currents and major shipping lane routes.
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.
Ship Weight: 95 lbs.
Actual Weight: 33 lbs