"Die Viti-oder Fiji-Inseln", Petermann, Augustus Herman
Subject: South Pacific Ocean
Period: 1869 (dated)
Publication: Geographische Mittheilung
Color: Hand Color
16 x 10 inches
40.6 x 25.4 cm
With typically fine engraving, this German produced chart shows remarkable detail throughout. There is a small amount of hand coloring in outline. A large number of islands in the archipelago are shown; locates Fiji, Labasa and all of the lesser islands including the Lau Group. Two distance scales. Inset at upper left is of the vicinity of Hamburg, Germany for an unknown reason.
Fine impression and full margins.