The Columbus Renaissance Desktop Globe 12 Inch matches the antique flavor of the map with the contemporary geography, making this model irresistible. The classic sensibility of the globe's design is enhanced by the parchment-colored oceans and antique hues of the political map. Small drawings of ships and mythic sea creatures abound on the map, along with elegant compass roses and a cartouche. The 12 inch acrylic sphere is framed at a 23.5 degree tilt by the hard plastic half-meridian and metal base. The base is colored gold, complementing the stylish design of the world globe.
Savor the Renaissance's exceptional geography as it is displayed on a tabletop in your home, office or classroom. Filled with contemporary place names and overflowing with cartographic excellence, this model is a must have. With an affordable price tag, sturdy construction and artisanal design, the Renaissance globe is a must-have! Its combination of a vintage sensibility with Columbus' exceptional manufacturing and sharp cartography makes this an essential globe. These German-designed wonders have never been so within reach than with the Columbus Renaissance Desktop Globe 12 Inch. Give this world as a gift to yourself or to a friend or loved one, and watch as people constantly explore its fascinations when displayed in the home, office or classroom.