Trianon Classic 18th
Century Reproduction World Globe
Sale $69.99 (free shipping and handling)
globe is displayed on a classic desktop stand,
with appealing elegant proportions, and a luxuriant combination of bronze and ebonized wood.
Antique ocean globe is supported by a calibrated
The globe is named after a
villa in the royal park at Versailles, France, belonging to
Marie Antoinette. Although the queen wasn’t
remembered for her intellectual exploits, during her time France sent
expeditions around the globe. Scientists and explorers mapped landmasses and
oceans, and recorded local flora and fauna. Undoubtedly a globe similar to
Trianon, adorned her private library in Versailles.
Globe Diameter: 5.5"
Cartography: Replica 16th
Base: Classic Wood
Item # AM-GL045
creates and distributes a comprehensive collection of historical
reproductions and unique home décor worldwide. The aim is to
challenge the mind as well as the eye. No other company in the world
reproduction antique globes and armillary
of similar quality and affordability. Attention to detail is
key. All globes are made using original charts, researched for their
historical accuracy and visual appeal. Centuries ago globes were
made by gluing copperplate printed gores on a plaster finished
papier-mâché core. Given the limited technology available at the
time, a complicated production process, and a multitude of
specialists involved, it was logical that only the very rich could
afford to own globes. This is illustrated by 18th C. Dutch painters
who used globes to symbolize affluence, science, sophistication, and
even worldliness. Authentic Models globes offer history at your
fingertips and highlight some of the world’s most famous
cartographers: Mercator, Hondius, and Vaugondy.
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Reproduction Desktop World Globe by Authentic Models, Item #AMGL045
$59.99, Traditional Globe, Antique
Cartography, Wood Tabletop Base
Globes make great gifts for Mother's Day, Father's Day & Graduation.
Perfect as Wedding, Anniversary, Retirement Gifts, Corporate / Business / Executive Gifts, Bon Voyage & Birthday Presents