1875 Meiji 8 Shu Oka Japanese Map of the World

June 9th 2017 -

1875 Meiji 8 Shu Oka Japanese Map of the World

1875 Meiji 8 Shu Oka Japanese Map of the World. WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS – NOT REPRODUCTIONS JOIN OUR WEEKLY MAILING LIST FOR NEWEST STOCK. Title: Zotei yochi kokaizu. Description: An impressive 1875 (Meiji 8) map of the world by Shu Oka. This finely engraved map covers the entire world on Mercator’s Projection. The map identifies the routes of various explorers throughout with extensive annotation as well as inset city plans, historical and anthropological notes, comparative mountains and rivers charts, and ethnographic maps. The border is composed of the flags of various nations. Cartographically this is an updated version of Seiyo Sato’s important map of 1862, which itself is derived from Dutch sources admitted to Japan via the open port of Yokohama. Published in Tokyo by Meizankaku. Size: Printed area measures 50 inches high by 55 inches wide. Map exhibits wear and toning a fold intersections. Some fold intersections exhibit minor loss. Folds into original boards. 1 – 10 days. If your address is a P. DHL International EXPRESS (40 – 50 USD). We can use your Federal Express Account. Antique Map Restoration Services: Geographicus can repair and restore your antique map. Services include deacidification cleaning flattening and backing. The item “1875 Meiji 8 Shu Oka Japanese Map of the World” is in sale since Tuesday, May 30, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps\Pre-1900″. The seller is “geographicusmaps” and is located in Brooklyn, New York. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.
  • Condition: Used
  • Type: Map
  • Original/Reproduction: Original

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