"Afrique [Puzzle Map]", Logerot, Auguste
Period: 1850 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
10.5 x 8.2 inches
26.7 x 20.8 cm
Early and unusual wooden jigsaw map of Africa. The interior of the continent is sparsely detailed with the notation Contree Inconnue in the unexplored southern interior. Verso is blank. A fabulous and early puzzle.
All pieces present, with original hand color and red piping around edges that is near perfect. Pieces faintly toned and a little surface soiling as is usual for a map of this type. No box.