Africa Continent c.1810 Madagascar Mts of Moon Kong Arrowsmith hand color map
Africa Continent c.1810 Madagascar Mts of Moon Kong Arrowsmith hand color map Africa Continent c.1810 Madagascar Mts of Moon Kong Arrowsmith hand color map
$ 85.00

Africa.

(Africa Continent / Madagascar / Mountains of the Moon / Mountains of Kong)

Issued London, c.1810-20 by Arrowsmith.

Attractive engraved miniature antique map with beautiful hand color that greatly enhances the visual appeal.

Depicts the mythical Mountains of the Moon as a Nile source.

Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.

Original fold line as issued.

Sheet measures c. 8 1/2"H x 10 5/8"W.

Printed area measures c. 7 7/8"H x 9 3/4"W.

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol.1.

Brooke-Hitching, The Phantom Atlas , pp. 162-5

[R18507].