Union of South Africa West Cape Good Hope c.1922 vintage detailed color mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
Union of South Africa--West
(Cape Town inset, Cape Peninsula inset, Port Elizabeth, Great Bushman Land, Orange Free State, Cape of Good Hope, Kouga Mountains)
Issued c.1915-25, London, by George Phillip & Son, Limited
Fine and uncommon old color lithographed map. With a profusion of details, hundreds of small locations identified. Key shows locations of submarine cables, proposed railroads, irrigation works, seasonal rivers.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The photos are a major part of the item description. Please examine them closely, as what you see is what we will send you.
[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
The map remains well preserved. Some light age wear or surface spotting/ soiling, which is visible within the photos.
Paper and image remains overall clean & sound. Old maps & prints often display small minor repairs on the back, could have uneven blank margins, might have extraneous fold-lines or other small minor age flaws which do not detract from the visual appeal or value. Condition is carefully considered in arriving at our price.
Great antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 15 3/4" H x 20 5/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 13 3/4" H x 18 5/8" W