MOVA® Globe - Cassini Celestial
Mova Globe: Motion Within A sophisticated motion mechanism, powered by ambient light, rests discreetly inside each globe. Consisting of solar cells, magnetic elements and the mechanism drives the continuous rotation without any batteries or power cords.
The Cassini Celestial is another brilliant antique design made by cartographer Giovanni Maria Cassini in 1792. The detailed globe depicts all the stars and constellations known at that time. Cassini’s drawings are based on the observations of astronomers John Flamsteed and Nicolas Louis de La Caille. The sizes of the stars vary according to their magnitude.