"The Geography of the Great Solar Eclipse on July 14 MDCCXLVIII", Jefferys, Thomas
Subject: Northern Hemisphere
Period: 1748 (dated)
Publication: Gentleman's Magazine
Color: Hand Color
17.212 x 12 inches
43.7 x 30.5 cm
This fascinating map charts the geographical path of the solar eclipse across the Northern Hemisphere. Surrounded by 24 vignettes of the eclipse in various world cities. Decorative cartouche and titling.
Margins extended top on bottom to accommodate framing.