Experience the elegance and historical significance of the Carlyle 12” Illuminated Raised Relief Desktop Antique Ocean World Globe. This stunning globe is the only antique style desktop globe that features both raised relief and illumination, making it a true one-of-a-kind masterpiece. At 16” tall, it's the perfect size to display in your home or office, adding sophistication and style to any space.
The globe's 12” diameter acrylic sphere showcases a beautiful antique/parchment toned ocean, featuring pastel land masses that perfectly complement the globe's coloring. The map legend and icons are precisely crafted, adding to the globe's overall charm. The raised relief on the globe's surface reveals the earth's major mountain ranges in 3D, allowing you to explore the globe's topography like never before. With illumination, additional features appear, such as the routes of expeditions led by noted explorers, and ocean floor features such as mid-ocean trenches, seamounts, basins, and ridges.
The Carlyle is not only an extraordinary piece of art but also an incredible value. Its two-way dual map feature makes it ideal for use as a reference guide or a decorative accessory. The globe is mounted on a square base with walnut veneer, while an antique powder-coated diecast semi-meridian holds the globe securely in place. Whether you're an avid globe collector or looking for a unique statement piece for your home or office, the Carlyle globe is the perfect choice.