Africa continent w/ Mt. Height chart 1857 scarce antique Stulpnagel mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
(Africa- Algiers Inset- Madagascar- Arabia- Sahara Desert- Mediterranean Sea)
Published 1857, Gotha, Germany by Justus Perthes for Stieler
Original antique engraved German map with original hand color. Place names in German as always.
Scarce mid-19th century map, with a charming miniature mountain height comparison chart at bottom right.
A detailed, scarce and interesting mid-19th century German map which could readily be collected on it's own merits, displayed or given as a present.
In VG antiquarian condition, mostly clean overall, light minor age dustiness or trivial small scattered age spotting as seen, original fold-line as issued, overall the map remains clean and attractive.
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An interesting antique printed map that any collector, dealer, institution or person of taste would be happy to own or display.
Sheet measures c. 17 5/8" W x 14 3/8" H.
Engraved area measures c. 14 1/8" W x 12 1/4" H.