Desktop Globe with Compass
- $ 119.95
A model of the world in miniature on your desk helps keep your life and work in perspective.
Classic globes were considered incomplete without a dry compass, so this globe includes a bronze magnetic compass built into the base.
The twelve longitudinal sections applied to this globe are replicate the work of 16th-century cartographer Gerardus Mercator. Gerardus invented the Mercator projection, a nautical map that endured for some 400 years.
- Scientific, historically accurate, and stylish design
- Bronze and wood stand holds the 5-inch world on its axis
- A classic symbol of lasting intellectual achievement and innovation
- Perfect gift for the world-traveler, scholar, or armchair adventurer
Dimensions & More Info
- Weight: 2 lbs.
- Dimensions: 8.3 in. x 5.7 in.