Is offering a large antique map. Showing the continent of Africa. A New Map of Africa from the latest authorities, by John Cary, Engraver, 1805. The map was liberated from an edition of. Cary’s New Universal Atlas. Published by John Cary, London, 1808. The map is original. It is not a modern reproduction. The map is hand-colored. It is blank on the reverse. The map measures about. 18 1/2″ x 21″ (47.0 x 53.3 cm). To the outer neat line. The map is printed on a. 19 3/4″ x 26″ (50.2 x 66.0 cm). The map shows minor foxing. Overall, we rate the condition. As fair to good. Contact Gallery 18 for a quote. The item “1805 John Cary Africa African Continent Antique Map Folio (1808)” is in sale since Thursday, August 1, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps”. The seller is “gallery18pei” and is located in Kensington, Prince Edward Island. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Cartographer/Publisher: John Cary
- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Format: Atlas Map
- Type: Political Map
- Year: 1805
- Date Range: 1800-1899