Map Of Flags Of The Major Seafaring Peoples 1840-45 Petri Baedeker Dutch chartBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Kaart Van Vlaggen der Voornaamste Zeevarende Volken.
"Map Of Flags Of The Major Seafaring Peoples".
Issued 1840-45, Rotterdam, Holland, by Petri for Baedeker.
Fine and quite scarce mid-19th century lithographed flag chart with original outline hand color. Shows 89 flags, the largest the Netherlands at top left.
Among the nations depicted are Japan, China, Persia, Hayti, U.S.A., Naples, Rome, Venice, most European countries as well as flags of the numerous Dutch Provinces
Sheet Measures c. 10"H x 12 5/8"W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 8"H x 10 1/8"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.