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Lot 0137
  • Map: Carte Reduite du Grand Ocean comprise L'Asie et L'Amerique
  • Date Printed: 1818
  • Cartographer: Depot de la Marine
  • Size: 35 x 24
  • Condition: Good condition. Some browning and finger marks but overall very nice condition. Only one small repaired tear south of Australia (no loss) that does not detract from the image.

    Antique rare 'brown-back' navigation chart issued by the French Depot de la Marine in 1818. Coverage extends from Sumatra in the far west to the Antilles and Gulf of Mexico. Includes: Vietnam, Korea, Philippines, Japan, Australia (Nouvelle Hollande), New Zealand, the "Sandwich Islands" [Hawaii (Owhywi) , Mowi, Oahu (Woahua)...], Easter Island (Isle de Paques), Port St Francois (San Franciso), California and most of the Pacific Islands. With the circular stamp of the Depot General de la Marine at bottom left. Chart is covered with brown linen; probably contemporary to its issue based on the wear pattern. No. 420. Price 2 Francs.

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  • Location: This item ships from South Carolina

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  • Condition

    Good condition. Some browning and finger marks but overall very nice condition. Only one small repaired tear south of Australia (no loss) that does not detract from the image.

    Starting Bid

    $1.00

    Buyer's Premium

    • 10%

    Antique Navigation Chart of Grand Ocean, 1818

    Estimate $385 - $425Oct 7, 2017
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert
    101 Avenue of the Americas
    Suite 900
    New York, NY 10013
    United States
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