Genuine Antique map "Johnson's Africa" from. Johnson's Family Atlas of the World. Bright hand colored map of Africa shows mountains, waterways and lakes in nice detail.
Coastline and associated islands is nicely illustrated and many cities are named, but interior characteristics are largely unknown. Reference is made to a "supposed great lake" and "probable direction of great mountain chain". Five insets show St Helena, Cape Verde Islands, Cape Colony, Liberia and the Delta of the Nile.Image is surrounded by an elegant border. Very good condition with only slight age toning. Image measures 23 1/4" x 17".
THIS IS NOT A REPRODUCTION! All of our items are genuine antiques as described. The item "1864 Genuine Antique Hand Colored Map of Africa. Johnson" is in sale since Friday, November 14, 2014. 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.