Globes - AM – Millhouse Lane Homewares

Globes - AM

Millhouse Lane Homewares has an intriguing collection of reproduction Globes from Authentic Models. For these beautiful reproduction globes, attention to detail is key. All AM globes are made using the original charts, researched for their historical accuracy and visual appeal. Our globes offer history at your fingertips and highlight some of the world’s most famous cartographers - Mercator, Hondius, and Vaugondy.

Centuries ago, globes were made by gluing copperplate printed gores on a plaster finished paper-mâché core. Technology was limited, the production process complicated, and a multitude of specialists were involved, making globes very expensive. Only the very rich could afford to own globes.