Large vintage world map from 1922 titled Mapping The World. The map contains a world map in the centre with information correct as of 1921. There is 11 smaller maps around this, which are historical maps from different times, including,
Herodotus BC 450.
Strabo AD 18.
Mela AD 43.
Ptolemy AD 150.
Mountain of Cosmos.
Wheel map of XI century.
Cosmos Indicopleustes VI Century.
Hereford map 1280.
De Wit circa 1700.
The World circa 1800.
The map was done under the direction J. G. Bartholomew and was originally published as part the survey atlas done by the Times in 1922.
The map is large 58 cm’s by 45 cm’s and is suitable for framing. Condition wise, map is in very good condition for age and intact, paper will show signs of ageing, map was released as a fold out map , ageing and creasing at fold line, please see pictures.
Price includes delivery in Ireland.