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Mercator globe (earth) 3D Model
This globe is part of KOKW’s collection of Mercator globes. They can be visited at the Mercator museum in Sint-Niklaas (Belgium). The creation of the 3D model of this globe was also the subject of the following paper: Stal, C., De Wulf, A., De Coene, K., De Maeyer, P., Nuttens, T., & Ongena, T. (2012). Digital representation of historical globes: methods to make 3D and pseudo-3D models of sixteenth century Mercator globes. The Cartographic Journal, 49(2), 107-117.