Genuine antique map Basse Aethiopie qui Comprend les Royaume de Congo, Coste et Pays des Cafres, Empires du Monomotapa, et Monoemugi... By Nicolas Sanson, published in Paris. This map shows Africa south of the equator, including Madagascar, all in some detail with numerous place names, especially around the coast. Original outline color distinguishes largely speculative territorial boundaries.
Title is displayed on an ornate draped cloth cartouche at top center. Left and right margins a little browned and weak in places, slightly affecting the printed graticules but with professional backing. Overall a very nice example with bright paper and strong color. Image measures 16" x 21 1/2".All of our items are genuine antiques as described. The item "1655 Genuine Antique hand colored map of Southern Africa, Madagascar. Sanson" is in sale since Tuesday, March 17, 2015. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Map & Globe Mixed Lots". The seller is "antiqueatlas" and is located in Troy, Montana. This item can be shipped worldwide.