"Sud-Polar-Karte", Perthes, Justus
Subject: South Pole
Period: 1878 (dated)
Publication: Stieler's Hand-Atlas
Color: Printed Color
16.2 x 13.2 inches
41.1 x 33.5 cm
A lovely sheet with wonderful detail and full coloring in the seas. Absolutely filled with information from the latest polar discoveries, current and historical explorations, ice pack location by month, sea routes and more. Surrounded by numerous insets of islands and coastal detail within the Antarctic area. Two small polar hemispheres at lower corners. Keyboard style borders.
Lovely impression and coloring. Light toning in margins.