Ršth's reliŽf globe, 1935


Diam. 30 cm,  total height 50 cm. Approx. 1935. This is a relief globe of the Ršth company. The heights are shown in relief and colour. The depths are shown in colour (shades of blue).

The globe shows:

  • Names of areas such as deserts;

  • Rivers;

  • Chinese wall;

  • International dateline;

  • Sea currents;

  • Boundaries of drift ice;

  • Etc.


The globe is in a good shape with a nice patina. The globe is attached with the aluminium meridian to the back ebonised turned foot. At the bottom of the base is the legend of the globe. The globe is made by Rath: Ršth Relief-Erdglobus, Massstab 1:38.600.000, bearbeitet von Professor Dr. Arthur Krause, Verlag Paul Ršth G.m.b.H. Leipzig.


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