Sea Battles, Travel Routes & Explorers | 65cm Mint Green Floor Standing Globe

This globe is one of the most detailed globes we have done, full of history – both personal to the customer and the world in general. The travel routes of famous explorers on land and by sea with their ships… Continue Reading

El Mundo (Spain) | February 8th 2021

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Gagarin 50cm Globe | Brisbane II Base in Cherry

A floor standing traditional terrestrial globe – with a modern feeling in the design and colouring. Colour : Gagarin Base : Brisbane II in Cherry The globe spins within a hand cast and hand engraved solid brass meridian and can… Continue Reading

Colossal | December 2020

Managing editor Grace Ebert spoke with Peter Bellerby, who heads Bellerby & Co. Globemakers in London, via email and Zoom in December 2020. Click to be taken to the article on thisiscolossal.com Explore Bellerby & Co.’s globes on the website and Instagram. The title image is by… Continue Reading

Historic Map | 36cm Globe

A bespoke commission for a historic globe – made to the customers requests. With added detail like hand painted ships and sea monsters. www.bellerbyandco.com | [email protected]

Ochre 50cm Britannia | Oak Brisbane II Base

The Britannia is our 50cm floor standing globe. The globe sits within a solid hand engraved brass meridian in which the globe spins and can be moved 360 degrees to view the globe and spin the globe from any angle.… Continue Reading

Parchment Cassini + Berlin

Pictured is a 50cm floor standing globe. The style of base pictured is called the Berlin and the wood here is Walnut with a dark stain. The colouring of the globe is Parchment Cassini. The globe spins within a solid… Continue Reading

The Maharam : Brass & Copper 360 Base

A twist on our traditional Albion base – the Maharam is smaller with a different profile making the view of the 36cm sphere feel totally different. As with all of our Albion globes the base and the globe are both… Continue Reading

Illustrations, Customisation & Personalisation Options + FAQ

Every Bellerby & Co globe is made bespoke to order and can be personalised in endless ways. You are not in any way limited to what you see below – you can specify exactly what you would like (angle, style,… Continue Reading

Colours : Choosing a Globe by Colour

Sizes and styles and pricing are all detailed on our website under collections – but see below for images as well as guides by size on colours and bases. A good source for the Mini Desk Globes linked here. The Albion 360 & larger desktop… Continue Reading

April in The Studio : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

What April in our studio is looking like so far! Starting with Alex working on an 80cm Galileo in Britannia Blue… Back when the last gores were going on in back and Isis in front painting the shading on a… Continue Reading

March in The Studio II : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

As the month comes to a close we finish a 50cm in Ocean Blue & an 80cm in Mint Green. 23cm Mini Desk Globe on Purpleheart Wood – available by special request. The globe we made for Royal Ascot –… Continue Reading

March IN THE STUDIO Part I : BELLERBY & CO GLOBEMAKERS, LONDON

This month so far …. we finally finished up the 127cm Churchill (Galileo style base). We are in love with this globe ….. the way it can be adjusted to spin at any angle / upside down and the overall… Continue Reading

FEBRUARY IN THE STUDIO PART III : BELLERBY & CO GLOBEMAKERS, LONDON

Taking a look at what we are working on this week …. Starting with a 36cm Livingstone in Prussian Blue, 2nd gore going down!   Alex painting detail on a Mint Green 80cm –   Special hand mixed colours for… Continue Reading

FEBRUARY IN THE STUDIO PART II : BELLERBY & CO GLOBEMAKERS, LONDON

Taking a look at what we are working on this week …. starting with an 80cm globe in Prussian Blue. For some fun facts about the Statue of Liberty click > here < Painting the horizon band for a large… Continue Reading

February in the studio Part I : Bellerby & Co Globemakers, London

Sam working on a 36cm Livingstone in Prussian Blue – this globe includes the customers favourite quotations in the ocean in a calligraphy font. The 127cm Churchill still in progress.. nearly finished. The is ‘Glacial Blue’ in colouring. Jon has… Continue Reading

January In The Studio : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

It’s been a busy month post holidays, getting back on track and starting a new. We had a new apprentice Eddy start at the beginning of the month as well! He will work through 6 months or so of training… Continue Reading

December in the studio….

Last month in the studio at Bellerby & Co Globemakers… starting with an Aquamarine 36cm Albion.. An 80cm Curve in Britannia Blue.. A Mini Desk Globe in Glacial Blue. 23cm Diameter. A 50cm Britannia in progress… with extra detail in mountain… Continue Reading

NOVEMBER IN THE STUDIO….. II

Photos in the studio through the end of November and first week of December. Working on globes of all sizes as per usual.. getting some winter sunshine through the windows when we are lucky. Glacial Blue 80cm Galileo being glossed… Continue Reading

A Brief History of Globe-Makers and Globe-Making

A lovely little film produced by Bookmark for Patek Philippe & Co.‘s website. Interview with owner Peter Bellerby & brief history of globe-makers and globe-making. Bellerby Globemakers are traditional craftsman creating modern handcrafted, hand painted and handmade terrestrial and celestial world globes… Continue Reading