Terrestrial Globe Heymann

A 14 inch diameter terrestrial table globe made up of twelve coloured printed paper gores and two polar calottes.


Erd-Globus Durchgesehen von Dr. Henry Lange. Berlin Ludw. Jul. Heymann. Geographischer Verlag.

The equator graduated in degrees, the oceans showing ocean currents, steamship routes with ports of arrival and departure and journey time in days, submarine cable routes with dates, the continents with nation states outlined in various colours showing towns, cities, mountains, rivers, the trans-Siberian railway, the Great Wall of China and other details.

Raised on a baluster turned fruitwood column and plinth base with compass.

Diameter 14 inch, height 24 inch.

Germany, made ca 1885.

In good condition.


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