Sirio, the brightest star in the firmament, 25 times brighter than the Sun, so much to be seen in broad daylight. It's a star that can be seen always and, above all, anywhere on our planet. It is no coincidence, therefore, that have decided to name this important floor standing globe "Sirio". For over 60 years, our brand has been helping explorer and dreamers to plan trips towards the goals of their dreams, and in this great globe of warm tones we wanted to condense all our long experience. This refined item, therefore, can be transformed into a grandiose trampoline towards the far away lands, an exceptional base for the most adventurous trips.
To strike the eye, even before the globe itself, is the solid and distinct structure that sustains it. The vertical columns are made of beech wood, while the base and the upper shelf have been made ofprecious Tanganyika walnut. It is a brown / reddish wood that grows in the humid forests of the African equatorial belt, that, to give its best requires to be worked by expert craftsmen.
The political map is a cartography rich in details of cities and nations, but also of numerous geographical references such as rivers, seas, oceans, lakes and mountains.
Every single element of our globes, from the structure to the map, is completely handcrafted. Once you have placed the order, our artisans will start manufacturing your globe: it may take more than 60 days for the production.