Century Reproduction World Globe
Sale $264.95 (free shipping and handling)
Hondius world globe is
displayed on a classically elegant stand made with ebonized wood and bronze.
Whether you place it as your table centerpiece, desk accessory, or at the corner
of your room, this globe will surely add the perfect finishing touch to your
The globe, named after the famous cartographer (whose image
can be seen below) replicates a model designed in 1627. It is supported by calibrated
Globe Width: 13.75"
Cartography: Replica 18th
Item # AM-GL003D
creates and distributes a comprehensive collection of historical
reproductions and unique home décor worldwide. The aim is to
challenge the mind as well as the eye. No other company in the world
reproduction antique globes and armillary
of similar quality and affordability. Attention to detail is
key. All globes are made using original charts, researched for their
historical accuracy and visual appeal. Centuries ago globes were
made by gluing copperplate printed gores on a plaster finished
papier-mâché core. Given the limited technology available at the
time, a complicated production process, and a multitude of
specialists involved, it was logical that only the very rich could
afford to own globes. This is illustrated by 18th C. Dutch painters
who used globes to symbolize affluence, science, sophistication, and
even worldliness. Authentic Models globes offer history at your
fingertips and highlight some of the world’s most famous
cartographers: Mercator, Hondius, and Vaugondy.
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Hondius Reproduction Desktop World Globeby Authentic Models, Item # AMGL035
Sale Price: $224.99, Traditional Globe, Antique
Cartography, Beige Ocean, Wood Tabletop Base
Globes make great gifts for Mother's Day, Father's Day & Graduation.
Perfect as Wedding, Anniversary, Retirement Gifts, Corporate / Business / Executive Gifts, Bon Voyage & Birthday Presents