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.
Weight: 15 lbs