Globe published in 1870 by the Maison Delamarche 25 Rue Serpette Paris. Besides the territorial map very well delineated it shows hot and cold ocean currents. The prime meridian, or the zero meridian passes through Paris, in fact only in 1911 France adopted the Greenwich meridian. Base in ebonized wood and paper mache, paper mache sphere, plaster and paper. Very good condition and excellent readability, some small restoration. height 46 cm, 22 cm diameter sphere.