This is quite an unusual terrestrial globe---circa 1927. Sort of a puzzle or geographic educator piece I guess you could say. Unique 6-inch terrestrial educational jig-saw puzzle globe. Cartouche reading Terrestrial Globe 6" Dia Geographic Educator, New York, USA. Made up of twelve lithographic gores laid onto a die cast metal sphere with a map of the world, the sphere split into 6 sections. Each section with a puzzle of a different continent with all the countries named in relief. The globe rests on a cast iron tripod stand with metal rod and securing brass finial. Measures 11" high. NOTE: Some flaking to gores. One country missing from the first section. Have never had this globe for sale before. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. Either email any day of the week or call at our store 574-594-9100 on Friday, or Saturday. A word about condition. Those of you who have purchased from me before know that I am very picky about condition. I will try to note anything of significance in the description. However, please check the photos carefully---as they say `a picture is worth a thousand words' We will help arrange shipping for you; our experience with large or small has been excellent. We do offer an easy layaway program. Usually 20% down, with the remaining term somewhat negotiable. Please email us before you buy if you would like to discuss layaway terms. We have been in business over 30 years and our reputation is without flaw.
Item ID: 14499
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