Continental wall map of AFRICA showing also Arabia, Mecca , Medina. With large inset of MAURITIUS (as Isle de France). Several regions mentioning the names of the tribes. Copper engraved with nice hand-coloring of the period and d. Framed with wood and gesso, gilded and glazed. Measures about 77 x 108 cm (sight) / 87 x 119 cm (with frame). Some stains, spots (one larger darker near Guinea), minor losses and small restorations. The item “1788 AFRICA WALL MAP including Mauritius Arabia Mecca Medina” is in sale since Tuesday, November 3, 2015. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps”. The seller is “planet-auctions” and is located in Europe. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Condition: Used
- Type: Map
- Maker: Chambon & Mondhare
- Original/Reproduction: Original