Eastern Hemisphere Mts. of Moon Africa Lake Torrens 1865 Colton miniature map
Eastern Hemisphere Mts. of Moon Africa Lake Torrens 1865 Colton miniature map Eastern Hemisphere Mts. of Moon Africa Lake Torrens 1865 Colton miniature map
$ 55.00

Eastern Hemisphere.

(Africa / Europe / Asia / Oceania).

Of historical interest for the depiction of the apocryphal Mts. of the Moon in central Africa.. Partially defined shape given to Lake Torrens in southern Australia. Ocean currents and ice drifts shown.
Issued 1865, NY by J.H. Colton.

Interesting and uncommon mid-19th century lithographed map with original hand color.

Sheet Measures c. 9 1/2"H x 12"W.

Printed Area Measures c. 9"H x 9 1/2"W.

Cartographic Reference(s):
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.

[R19958].