Constructed with care from colorful semi-precious stones the Hamilton Lapis 9-inch Diam. Tabletop Globe with Single Stand is a lovely addition to any home study or library. Brilliant lapis jewels form a sparkling blue ocean that surrounds the vivid land masses. Each country is hand-carved from semi-precious materials including mother-of-pearl abalone and more. Beautiful and easy-to-use at the same time this tabletop globe has a semi-tilt meridian and matching round base in your choice of brass or silver finish.