"Japan Nippon, Kiusiu, Sikok, Yesso and the Japanese Kuriles", Colton, Joseph Hutchins
Period: 1855 (dated)
Publication: Atlas of the World
Color: Hand Color
16 x 13.4 inches
40.6 x 34 cm
An attractive map with insets of Yesso and the Japanese Kuriles, and the Bay of Nagasaki. The map was compiled from the maps of Siebold and the surveys of the U.S. expedition to Japan in 1841. Surrounded with Colton's distinctive scroll border. Includes the text sheet from the atlas.