Description: This unusual map, issued on fine linen, is the central sheet of Friedrich Jeppe's great wall map of South Africa, or the Transvaal. It is the last great map of South Africa to predate the Boer War. While Jeppe's full map consists of six sheets, the present offering is only the central sheet, containing the title.
The map covers from Waterberg to Bethlehem and from Vredefort to M. In contains the important cities of Johannesburg, Pretoria, Middleburg, Belfast, Heidelberg, Frankfort, Bethel, and others. There are some manuscript annotations here and there suggesting this map may have had an administrative purpose. This map was published by Edward Stanford of London, and engraved and printed by Wurster, Randegger & Cie J.
Size: Printed area measures 38.5 inches high by 25 inches wide. Some soiling here and there, particularly along original fold lines. 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 "1899 Jeppe Map of South Africa in the Vicinity of Johannesburg" 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.
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