China Qing Empire Beijing Hong Kong Shang Hai Tea Production 1860's large mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Maps, Asia, Qing Empire, China, Peking, Beijing, Hong King, Shang Hai, Macao, Tea District, British Ports).
Issued c. 1860's, London by A. Fullarton & Co. Map by G.H. Swanston and J. Bartholomew.
Late 19th century engraved map with original hand color. Color key notes areas of tea production and ports open to British merchants. Two detailed insets of Chusan island and Hong Kong Canton River inlet.
Well preserved, nice looking example with pleasing age patina.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 18 1/2" H x 23 1/2" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 16" H x 21" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.