Gift for a best friend – family history & personal jokes

A great example of a customer getting very creative and incorporating personal jokes, knowledge of family history and memories on to a map / into the cartography of a 22cm Mini Desk Globe. Illustrations of cars, children, people and other… 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

Colours : Choosing a Globe by Colour

A helpful source for seeing all the colours of globes in our collection along with choices in metal and wood bases. Please click below PDFs to view more – and feel free to email for further photos and details. 22cm… 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

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

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

Illustrated 22cm diameter Mini Desk Globe – Champagne

We love how this came out! A themed globe full of personalisation with more detailed and larger illustrations. The colour here is Champagne and the base is Walnut (standard size rather than Albion). [email protected] www.bellerbyandco.com for sizes, prices, colours and… 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

80cm Britannia – Floor Standing Globe

One of our favourite new bases .. this is the Brisbane .. a floor standing globe. Available with either the 50cm or 80cm diameter globe but pictured here with the 80cm diameter globe. The globe spins within an aged brass meridian and… Continue Reading

Albion 360 : Another Blue Cassini with Travel Routes & Ships

Another lovely globe we have just completed in a variation of our “Blue Cassini” – this globe has extensive hand drawn and hand painted illustrations, travel routes and bespoke cartography. The globe shown here is the Albion 360 – a 36cm… 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

Prussian Blue Albion 50

All of our globes are made bespoke to order. This is an example of a Prussian Blue 50cm (19.7 inch diameter) rotational globe – with added hand drawn and hand painted illustrations as well as bespoke cartography. This globe as… 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

Aquamarine Mini Desk Globe : Moby Dick

A recent one-off commission on a 23cm Mini Desk Globe in Aquamarine. Personalised with hand drawn and hand painted illustrations, hand written calligraphy and travel routes. The Albion – Aluminium Base The Albion – Brass Base The Albion – Bubinga… 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

Making Of : Bellerby & Co’s “World Like Nowhere Else” Globe for Royal Ascot

A video behind the scenes sharing the story of the making of the bespoke globe for Royal Ascot by Bellerby Globemakers as well as a feature on ITV (UK television). The Royal Procession, Ascot’s iconic Greencoats, the finest thoroughbreds running… 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