Brass Nautical Antique Armillary Sphere World Globe
This stunning antique style marine world globe in armillary rings, consists of a brass and wooden carved base with a small world globe on an axis inside the armillary sphere that has navigational measurements etched into the brass rings. A up to date world globe ensures accuracy when looking for country's. The globe is on a wheat coloured background with different shades of green to show the country's with clear black lettering. 30 cm tall x 19 cm wide
An armillary sphere is a model of objects in the sky, consisting of a spherical framework of rings, centered on Earth or the Sun, that represent lines of celestial longitude and latitude and other astronomically important features, such as the ecliptic.