Columbus Lighted Art deco streamline, 1950
Diameter: 30 cm
Total height: 40 cm.
This is a very nice lighted Columbus globe.
The globe is made from paper gores on a glass globe. The glass globe is
mounted in a chromed meridian which is attached to a chrome/wooden base.
This terrestrial globe has the Duo function. This is invented by the
Columbus company in 1959 with the companies fiftieth birthday: With the
light switched off you see the political boundaries and with the light
switched on you see the physical details.
Cartouche: Columbus Duo Erdglobus, System: Villinger - Oestergaard, Politisch und Physikalisch, Bearbeitet: Dr. R. Neuse Kartograph C. Luther, Columbus Verlag Paul Oestergaard K.G. Berlin und Stuttgart.
$ 455,- or € 325,-