Bring the vastness of the world to life for explorers of all ages with our illuminated desk globe. Perfect for classrooms or family rooms. More than 4,000 place-names are complemented with topographic features, which come to life at the flick of a switch with the internal LED bulb. Antiqued pewter-plated meridian ring and base. Globe is vinyl “paper” encased in durable plastic. Made in the U.S. by Replogle, a globe manufacturer for more than 80 years. Comes with a certificate of authenticity.
The globe is named for Robert Bartlett (1875-1946), an Arctic explorer and navigator from Newfoundland, Canada, who won the National Geographic Society’s prestigious Hubbard Medal in 1909 for his efforts as part of Robert Peary’s expedition to the North Pole.
12" diameter x 16 1/2"H; 6' cord. © 2013