Item number: WOR357
Genuine Antique Map
Maker: Petermann / Orr / Dower.
Antique hand colored map of the Western Hemisphere. Much of the world had been explored at this time, but some areas, such as Antarctica, are unknown. Engraved by J Dower. From A Descriptive Atlas of Astronomy and of Physical and Political Geography by the Rev. Thomas Milner, maps by Augustus Petermann, and published by William S. Orr & Co, 1850. Very good condition with some minor signs of age, such as spots, toning, and mild image transfer. Tight margin. Page measures approx. 9.25 x 12 inches.
Item Number: WOR357