antique prints, maps and watercolors

H.S. Tanner (Africa) Philadelphia, 1834. $75.00

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“Africa. Possessions of the European Powers”

A detailed but easily legible map of the African continent showing the colonial interests of Great Britain, France, Spain, Portugal, Holland, Denmark and the United States. There is an inset of Liberia and the capital city, Monrovia.

Beautiful original hand coloring.
Sheet has some chipping and creasing of extremities.
Repaired tear without loss just into image at lower right.