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17th Century Hondius Old World Globe with Stand
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17th Century Hondius Globe

Authentically reproduce with amazing detail, this beautiful historical globe is made of rigid paper mache and mounted on a hand-rubbed French finished rosewood stand.

The Old World at your fingertips… Emblematic of 17th C. science. Uniting precious bronze with hardwood and hand applied paper gores on a papier-mâché core. Legendary cartographer, Jodocus Hondius, worked in Amsterdam during the 1600s, then one of the world’s commercial hubs. Galleons sailing oceans to the farthest corners of the then known world. Exotic cultures, languages, people and goods to be traded, bought and sold. Gold and ivory, spices and silks. Spin the world and enjoy a touch of true history.

Classic globe stand with 17th C. Hondius globe
Hand rubbed and French finished rosewood stand

21.7" high x 14.2" diameter
Ships to the continental US only.
By Authentic Models

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