Antique Map Chart off the Eastern Coast of AFRICA Zanjibar Ajan Arabia 1743 G. C
Antique Map Chart off the Eastern Coast of AFRICA Zanjibar Ajan Arabia 1743 G. Antique Map A Chart of all the Eastern Coast of Africa, from the thirteenth degree of South, to the 16th degree of North, Latitude. Drawn from the French Chart of the Eastern Ocean Publish'd in 1740 by Order of the Count de Maurepas, improved from particular Surveys and regulated by Astronomical Observations. This map is one of a number of historical visualizations from that time made mostly by cartographers and engineers affiliated with the British army. An appealing, uncommon and interesting antique view which could readily be collected on it's own merits, displayed or given as a present. In Good or better antiquarian condition, mostly clean overall, light minor age dustiness or light surface wear, small scattered spotting or age soiling as seen, very interesting -- Please inspect enlargeable photo closely- any noteworthy flaws to the printed surface area should be noticeable within zoomable picture provided. This scan forms a central part of the item description and we encourage you to study it carefully.
Note: We grade very conservatively. We are doing our best to show & describe this item so you are happy when it arrives. Despite any small age flaws, the printed area remains visually pleasing, and the image is well preserved.
Overall a nice impression of an original and interesting antique printed image that any collector, dealer or person of taste would be happy to own or display. Measures Approximately: sheet 10 1/2" x 10"; plate size 8 1/4" x 9 3/4". Three vertical folds as issued. Some light foxing, creases, spots, tanning at the edges, some chipping and small closed tears. Sale as is (check photos please).
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "foretimethings1812" and is located in this country: US.
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Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
Type: County Map
Date Range: 1700-1799