As the great explorers gradually discovered and charted more and more of our plane, and countries laid claim to various territories, there was a continuing need to re-document it all. With this, the incredible art of globe making thrived. Such was the beauty and historical significance of outdated versions, these have become desirable decorative objects.
A world leader in antique globe reproduction, Authentic Models replicates the complex gravure printing technique which was developed to display the fine details these reference works required. Our collection represents five centuries of globe development by some of the greatest names in cartography, tastefully mounted on sympathetically designed stands to bring old world charm into even the most modern of settings.