Atlantic Ocean Trade Routes Exploration Currents 1855 Stieler detailed mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Der Atlantische Ocean.
(Old Maps, 19th Century Maps, Atlantic Ocean, Trade Routes, Exploration, United States, Caribbean, West Africa, Spain, British Isles).
Issued 1855 Gotha by Justus Perthes for Stieler. Map by Stieler.
Nicely detailed oversize mid-19th century engraved map with original hand color.
This example has no centerfold.
Stieler maps went through continual revisions. Thus, for any specific Stieler map such as this one, there are often numerous variant issues with varying details.
Nice looking example, small minor light stain at lower right, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 14 3/4" H x 17 1/2" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4.