65cm Bespoke Globe + Gagarin Colouring

This is a take on our Whittaker base (seen previously just with a 50cm diameter globe) – this base shown here is for a 65cm diameter globe and the customer requested changes to how the rings would be spaced. The… 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

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

Glacial Blue Cassini – Turtle Themed Mini Globe

A lovely example of personalisation on a 22cm Mini Desk Globe. This was for a lover of turtles! We researched the different habitats and what type of turtles were common in which area – we illustrated and hand painted the… Continue Reading

Glacial Cassini Mini Desk Globe : Oak Base

One of our favourites, the Cassini in a variation that takes the ocean tone from another popular colour – Glacial Blue. The base here is Oak with a light natural stain. The globe featured has added hand drawn and hand… Continue Reading

The Albion 800 : Gagarin

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. The… Continue Reading

Fluted Galileo Floor Standing Globe – 65cm Sizing – Gagarin

The 65cm Galileo – colouring here is called Gagarin as it is painted using photography from space giving you a look at the more densely forested areas as well as deserts. The ocean getting lighter as it nears the coasts.… Continue Reading

Works in progress – iphone shots in Bellerby & Co Globemakers studio

Each and every globe is made bespoke to order. They pass through at least 5 sets of hands – from our cartographer – to the painters – to the makers – back to the painters – the illustrator – the… Continue Reading

The Gagarin : Examples in 22cm – 127cm diameter

The Gagarin can be ordered on globes in sizes 22cm, 36cm, 50cm, 65cm, 80cm and 127cm diameter. On both traditional bases and modern – and with a gloss or matte finish depending on the style of base. In the first… Continue Reading

Celestial Globe with a Glacial Blue Sky | 22cm Diameter

Our celestial globe features traditional representations of our heavenly bodies illustrated in exquisite detail. 88 hand drawn and hand painted constellations adorn our unique globe forming the perfect complement, and customary partner, to its terrestrial brother. This specific globe has… Continue Reading

Coppa Albion – Gagarin & Mint Green 22cm Globe

Perhaps the most impressive in the 22cm Desk Globe collection. Hand-cast and hand-polished solid Copper – this base will age beautifully as the copper slowly darkens. Shipped with Renaissance Wax – you can polish it back brand new any time. This… 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

Reviving the lost art of bespoke globe-making in London | CNA Luxury (Video) : April 2019

We are pleased to share an episode shot for “Remarkable Living” (PeoplexPlaces)  – featuring Peter and Bellerby & Co Globemakers. Live on TV this will be Episode 5 and its air date is 14th April this coming Sunday 7pm on Singapore’s news… Continue Reading

REGENCY BLUE – 22CM MINI DESK GLOBE

The 22cm Mini Desk Globe – in a new colour ‘Regency Blue’ – the base here is Aluminium. This globe can be spun 360 degrees in a fluid motion by hand. Other suggestions if you like this colour are Glacial Blue,… Continue Reading

Bespoke Teal Cassini – 36cm Albion

Another lovely globe we have just completed in a variation of our “Blue Cassini” – this one with a Teal ocean. This globe has extensive hand drawn and hand painted illustrations, travel routes and bespoke cartography. The globe shown here… 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

Illustrations on a 22cm Mini Desk Globe | Aquamarine

An Aquamarine Mini Desk Globe. The base here is Walnut with a light natural stain. The globe featured has added hand drawn and hand painted illustrations which are unique to just this globe. After you place your order Jade will be… Continue Reading

Sea Green Mini Desk Globe

Sea Green Mini Desk Globe | 22cm diameter. Walnut Albion base. Base is a Walnut Albion. Other woods available include Oak, London Plane, Bubinga, Zebrano, Bog Oak – and metals like Brass, Copper and Aluminium. Added personalisation by request –… Continue Reading

The Prussian Gagarin

The Prussian Gagarin | 22cm Mini Desk Globe. A variation of our ever-popular Gagarin colouring – this with an added pop of shading around the coastline. Combining Prussian Blue – normally just ocean-shaded with Gagarin on land. Gagarin is painted… Continue Reading