French Colonies in the East Indies New Caledonia Tahiti 1884 map
French Colonies in the East Indies New Caledonia Tahiti 1884 map French Colonies in the East Indies New Caledonia Tahiti 1884 map
$ 60.00

La France Etablets. de L'Inde, Nlle. Caledonie, Archls. Taiti, Touamotou, Marquises, Etc.

(India, Ceylon, Polynesia, Tahiti, New Caledonia, Tuamotus Islands, Marquesas Islands).

Issued c. 1884, Paris by Migeon, engraved by Lecocq & Barbier.

19th century engraved map with original hand color. Inset shows a bird's eye view of Noumea, the capital of New Caledonia

Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.

Sheet measures c. 13 3/4" H x 10 3/8" W.

Engraved area measures c. 9 5/8" H x 8 3/4" W.

Cartographic Reference(s):.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.

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