Afrika Africa continent 1920 old vintage large detailed color mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
(Madagascar, Nile River, Belgian Congo, German West Africa, Strait of Mozambique, Saint Helena, Orange Free State, Transvaal Colony)
Issued 1920, Gotha, by Justus Perthes, for Stielers Hand-Atlas
Fine and uncommon old vintage large detailed color map.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The photos are a major part of the item description. Please examine them closely, as what you see is what we will send you.
[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
The map remains well preserved. Some light age wear or minor small surface spotting/ soiling, which is visible within the photos, but overall clean and attractive example.
Paper and image remains overall clean & sound. Old maps & prints often display small minor repairs on the back, could have uneven blank margins, might have extraneous fold-lines or other small minor age flaws which do not detract from the visual appeal or value. Condition is carefully considered in arriving at our price.
Great antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 15 3/8" H x 18 5/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 13 1/4" H x 16 3/8" W
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. , p.