franklin Mint - Globe (1) - Wood and metal

franklin Mint - Globe (1) - Wood and metal
U.S. - Late 19th century

The globe is so complete and up to date that all other maps are redundant. It is presented by the most prestigious geographic organisation in the world. Very precise in three dimensions, manufactured and issued with a copper meridian ring and an elegant wooden stand. Gilt with 24 karat gold accents. The globe is in relief and rotates on its own axle.
It is approx. 101.5 cm in height and the globe has a diameter of 30.5 cm.
The lot should be picked up in Rotterdam.

Lot details
No. of items
Wood and metal
Manufacturer/ Brand
franklin Mint
Model/ Name
De Wereldbol van de Royal Geographical Society
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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