Bespoke Historic Map | 80cm Floor Standing Globe

A commission for a historic map. Colour here is Mint Green. Size is 80cm diameter. Base is Walnut. In addition to the whole map being bespoke – the globe has added personalisation of hand drawn and hand painted illustrations and an… Continue Reading

Colours : Choosing a Globe by Colour

Roundup of all colours of globes in our collection along with choices in metal and wood bases below and click for PDFs. 22cm Mini Desk Globes | 22cm Mini Desk Globe Colour and Base Options 2019 36cm Livingstone | Colour Options Livingstone… Continue Reading

Albion 500 : Aquamarine

Our ever popular Albion desk globe in now available in 22cm, 36cm, 50cm, 65cm, 80cm and 127cm. As with all of our Albion bases, this globe features an innovative roller bearing mechanism permitting 360 degree movement in all directions.   Every… Continue Reading

The Curve : Gagarin

The 80cm diameter Curve is a stunning centrepiece, with just a few made each year. Designed by one of the team who made the accommodation pods for the British Antarctic Survey, the base has been further developed and fabricated by… Continue Reading

The Bellerby & Co Churchill Globe in Blue Cassini

This impressive 127cm diameter globe stands over 2m high. Available with a hand-turned wood base in either Oak, Walnut or Sapele. This globe spins within a hand-cast and hand engraved solid brass meridian which can be moved to spin at any… Continue Reading

Land-Shaded Cobalt Blue Britannia – Brisbane II Walnut

Pictured is our 50cm diameter globe cradled in a handcrafted Walnut base. This style base is available in 80cm as well. The style is called Brisbane but you will notice a variation on the middle section compared to the original… Continue Reading

80cm Mint Cassini – Brisbane Walnut – Matte

A large floor standing globe in the colouring Mint Cassini. This globe has added personalisation like states highlighted in a differing colour, added hand drawn and hand painted illustrations and cartography edits. Each globe is made bespoke to order.  … Continue Reading

Our First Churchill Globe in Arabic!

This impressive 127cm diameter globe stands over 1.5m high. Available with a hand-turned wood base in either Oak or Walnut – or with an Aluminium base as pictured. Fitted with revolutionary bearings, this globe can spin in a fluid 360-degree rotating motion… Continue Reading

Examples of illustrations on a 50cm Britannia Floor Standing Globe | Regency Blue on Fluted Leg & Straight Leg

Our 50cm diameter Britannia floor standing globe in Regency Blue with lots of added hand drawn and hand painted illustrations – to both the land and sea. The detail you see is unique to just this globe and after you place your… Continue Reading

The Regency Blue Galileo in Brisbane II | 80cm diameter Floor Standing Globe

The Brisbane II in Walnut – with a Regency Blue globe. The globe here has a matte finish – the other option being gloss. The Walnut has a darker stain – other option being a natural finish to the wood or… Continue Reading

The Fluted Leg Britannia – Mint Cassini & Glacial Blue

Two examples of the 50cm diameter Britannia floor standing globe. First is Mint Green Cassini and the second Glacial Blue. Two of our most popular colours in this sizing. The globes featured have added personalisation like hand drawn and hand… Continue Reading

50cm Mint Green + The Walnut Brisbane

Our 50cm (19.6 inch) Floor Standing Globe – a popular combination this is a handcrafted Walnut base and a Mint Green globe. The finish on the globe is matte – with the other option being gloss. And the base is our… Continue Reading

Prussian Blue Britannia & Added Illustrations

This is our classic 50cm Britannia in Walnut. The Walnut here has what we call a “coffee stain” on it which is a nice rich brown finish. The colour is Prussian Blue and the finish is a gloss (with option… Continue Reading

The Berlin Aluminium – 50cm Floor Standing Globe

The Berlin – Floor Standing Globe 50cm (20 inch) diameter. The base is handcrafted from Aluminium. The globe seen here is Ochre with a matte finish. The meridian is hand engraved and the globe has added bespoke cartography and hand… Continue Reading

The Classic Britannia – Reed Green Floor Standing Globe

One of the classics .. the 50cm Britannia floor standing globe in our original first design. This one in Mahogany – other options being Oak or Walnut. The globe is Reed Green with a gloss finish and has added personalisation… Continue Reading

50cm Britannia – Brisbane + Mint Green Cassini

Pictured is our 50cm diameter globe cradled in a handcrafted Walnut base. The globe spins within an aged brass meridian and the table has deep horizon bands. Featuring its own unique colour system, the deep hues are created with many… Continue Reading

The 80cm Curve in Mint Cassini

The 80cm diameter Curve is a stunning centrepiece, with just a few made each year. Designed by one of the team who made the accommodation pods for the British Antarctic Survey, the base has been further developed and fabricated by… Continue Reading

The Fluted Leg Britannia – 50cm (20 inch) Floor Standing Globe

Our new take on our traditional floor standing base – holding a 50cm diameter globe. Inspired by our “fluted” 80cm Galileo. The handcrafted and hand painted globe spins within a hand engraved brass meridian and can be moved to spin… Continue Reading

Illustrations, Customisation & Personalisation Options + FAQ

Some examples of personalisation. Each globe is made bespoke and can be personalised in endless ways. You can specify exactly what you would like and we will illustrate to your specifications or you be more vague and we will let… Continue Reading

Bespoke Floor Standing 80cm Base + Glacial Blue Globe

A bespoke commission for a base that combines elements of our traditional 80cm Galileo with the 360 movement of our more contemporary bases. The globe sits on ball bearings enabling fluid movement by hand. To follow us on Instagram : instagram.com/globemakers… Continue Reading