Vintage globes can be dated by countries’ upheaval and change

The oldest surviving globe showing our planet was made in 1492 by Martin Behaim of Germany.

Cowles Syndicate Inc.
                                This is a French vase that looks like a globe. It was made in the 1930s at Longwy, a French company. The vase has a name, Atlas, a maker who was a famous artist and an auction price of $4,063.

Cowles Syndicate Inc. This is a French vase that looks like a globe. It was made in the 1930s at Longwy, a French company. The vase has a name, Atlas, a maker who was a famous artist and an auction price of $4,063.

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