Vasco da Gama, a Portuguese navigator, was the first European to discover the sea route to India. This changed world trade at that time. Monopolies were broken up and the Portuguese dominated maritime trade with India.
Vasco da Gama and the colours of India inspired Zoffoli's cartographers to create this series of globes. The current cartography captivates with its individual colouring.
|Cartography:||Blue Seas / Countries coloured, politically|
|Diameter:||40 cm / 15,7 inch - Scale 1: 31 500 000|
|Frame:||Wooden base / aluminium meridian|
|Total height:||115 cm|
|Dimensions:||43 × 43 × 115 cm|