Nelson Terrestrial Floor Globe Mahogany
Based very closely on designs from 1790 to 1850, on mahogany stands with solid brass meridian rings. Delicately colored gores are copied directly from period papers. Terrestrial globes are made with facsimile 19th century maps. Celestial globe has constellations depicted by mythical beasts and figures. Floor models each have compass in base. Wellington Terrestrial Floor Globe (larger) is 25” diameter x 42”h; globe itself is 18”.