Although some of our images show the place names in a foreign language all
globes are in English.
The tremendous Columbus Magnum Plus Duo 40 Inch Illuminated Floor Globe
is a masterpiece of modern globe making. The crown jewel of the
exemplary line from the German manufacturer, the Magnum Plus features a
gigantic 40 inch world globe that stands 68 inches tall on its
futuristic base. The stainless steel stand is wishbone shaped, lending
the model a unique flair. The contemporary styled base is minimally
designed, leaving the exceptionally large world globe to take center
stage. A full meridian frames the world globe and is gimbal mounted to
the stand, allowing the sphere to be swiveled up and down for close
The colossal floor globe features Columbus' extraordinary political map.
In addition to the thousands of current and accurate place names
populating the world globe, other cartographical information like
shipping lanes, water current directions and a latitude-longitude grid
span this informative map. The planet's political divisions carve up the
continents, with countries colored in complementary pastel tones that
enliven the rich blue ocean color. Be enchanted by the extraordinary
geographic detail of this Columbus globe for years to come!
The 40 inch sphere's political map was hand sliced into gores, and then
manually glued to each model. Columbus' skilled artisans labor over each
of these beautiful world globes, turning every one of them into a
handmade work of art. Additionally, a light bulb located inside the
model can be turned on with the flip of a switch that sends the model's
vibrant rays rushing into the room and lighting it up with brilliant
The exquisite Columbus Magnum Plus Duo 40 Inch Illuminated Floor Globe
is a modern marvel. With its stylish design, exacting cartography and
handcrafted quality, it is a treasure in the Columbus line. The largest
commercial globe in production deserves to be placed in a public place
like a school, university, office, museum or library to attract the
attention it merits.