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EAST AFRICAN GREAT LAKES. German/Portuguese Tanzania Zanzibar. LETTS 1889 map

EAST AFRICAN GREAT LAKES. German/Portuguese Tanzania Zanzibar. LETTS 1889 map

EAST AFRICAN GREAT LAKES. German/Portuguese Tanzania Zanzibar. LETTS 1889 map

Africa - The Great Lakes. Antique colour atlas map, 1889. Title of map:'Africa - The Great Lakes. The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to show the level of printed detail. IMAGE SIZE: Approx 33.5 x 40.0cm, 13 x 15.75 inches (Large).

ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Published by Mason & Payne. Most of the plates used for this atlas were original engraved for the SDUK atlas in the mid nineteenth century. PROVENANCE: "Letts's Popular Atlas", 2nd Edition; Published by Mason & Payne, Huthinson & Co, London.

TYPE: Antique colour atlas map. VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain.

CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. However, please note: The image shown may have been taken from a different example of this map than that which is offered for sale. The map you will receive is in good condition but there may be minor variations in the condition from that shown in the image. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated.

AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above. I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy.

The term'original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique. Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving, copperplate, wood cut and lithography. REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes. DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und Stadt ansichten.

ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche. ESPA√ĎA: Mapas antiquos y impresiones antiguas.

The item "EAST AFRICAN GREAT LAKES. LETTS 1889 map" is in sale since Tuesday, June 2, 2020.

This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "richben1066" and is located in London.

This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Source (Media Type): Atlas
  • Size: Approx 33.5 x 40.0cm, 13 x 15.75 inches
  • Item condition: Good- please read full description below
  • Verso: There is nothing on the reverse, which is plain
  • Provenance/Origin: Please scroll down - see detail below
  • Original/Reproduction: Original (defined below-doesn't imply uniqueness)
  • Date Printed: 1889
  • Original/ Repro: Original


EAST AFRICAN GREAT LAKES. German/Portuguese Tanzania Zanzibar. LETTS 1889 map