1840 Black Map of South Africa and North Africa. WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS - NOT REPRODUCTIONS. Description: A fine example of Adam and Charles Black's 1840 map of Africa, northern and southern parts.
Divided into two parts, the upper map is of the Barbary Coast and covers the western Mediterranean Coast of Africa from Morocco to Tripoli, including modern day Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Libya. The lower map covers modern day South Africa and includes the cities and towns of Clanwilliam, Beaufort, Worchester, Cape Town, George, Uitenhage, Stellenbosch, Somerset and Graaff-Reinet.
The map of North Africa depicts the Tuat, a vast desert region, marked with numerous oases. The desert area is largely unmapped, simply identified as'A dry Country abounding in Dates. The map of South Africa depicts the regions of the various of the Bushmen tribes. This map was engraved by S.Hall for issue in the 1840 edition of Black's General Atlas. Size: Printed area measures 16 inches high by 11.5 inches wide. If your address is a P. Duty varies by country and we cannot predict the amount you will be charged. Some countries are duty free, others are not.
Other Services Conservation Framing: Geographicus recommends basic conservation framing services for any antique paper. We do not offer this service. Antique Map Restoration: Geographicus can repair and restore your antique map.
Services include deacidification cleaning flattening and backing. The item "1840 Black Map of South Africa and North Africa" is in sale since Thursday, August 22, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "geographicusmaps" and is located in Brooklyn, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.