Eastern Hemisphere World Decorative Flags mountains rivers ship 1885 antique map
Eastern Hemisphere World Decorative Flags mountains rivers ship 1885 antique map Eastern Hemisphere World Decorative Flags mountains rivers ship 1885 antique map
$ 65.00

The Eastern Hemisphere.

Issued 1885, Louisville, Illinois by Tunison.

Fine original 19th century map with lovely original hand color.

A wonderful decorative map, with vignettes in the four corners, including a mountain height comparison, river lengths, a sailing ship and the Sphinx and pyramids of Egypt. Flags of the world across the top. A different map is printed on the back.

In near VG or better condition, overall the image is clean and very attractive.

Sheet measures c. 11 1/8" W x 14" H.

Printed area measures c. 9 5/8" W x 12 1/2" H.

Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 4, p. 295*.

[R18734].