New Zealand w/ Auckland inset Wellington North South Islands c.1870 Blackie mapAntiqueMapsPrints.com
(Inset of Auckland and Environs Pacific Ocean- Australia)
Issued Edinburgh, c. 1860-80 by Blackie & Son. Drawn & engraved by Bartholomew.
Historically interesting mid-19th century antique color lithographed map.
Large inset lower right depicting the Environs of Auckland, showing Manukau Harbor, many small islands, interior terrain features,
In near VG or better condition, short closed centerfold split at left side, minor light surface age wear and toning as typical, some faint minor foxing in the blank margins, overall the map is clean, well preserved and very attractive.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 22" x 15"
Engraved area measures c. 19 1/2" x 13 1/2"