"Victoria, or Port Phillip", Tallis, John
Period: 1852 (circa)
Publication: Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World
Color: Hand Color
12.7 x 10.5 inches
32.3 x 26.7 cm
Superb steel engraved map featuring over twenty areas of Gold Diggings. Vignettes of Aborigines, a kangaroo, the River Glenelg, Victoria and a large view of Melbourne across the water with a sailing ship and two early steam ships maneuvering in the foreground. Surrounded by a delicately engraved decorative border. Borders and vignettes uncolored, as issued.
Fine, original outline coloring.