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Auction 167, Lot 424

"New Zealand", Johnston, Alexander K.

Subject: New Zealand

Period: 1855 (circa)

Publication: National Atlas

Color: Hand Color

19.5 x 23.7 inches
49.5 x 60.2 cm

A large map of New Zealand showing the early, transitional provinces of New Ulster, New Munster and New Leinster. These divisions were created in 1841 and abolished in 1853. The islands are also carrying their Maori names of Tavai Poenamo for the Middle Island, and Eaheino Mauwe for the North Island. The inset at lower right has small maps of Port Nicholson and Port Cooper.

References: Tooley (Australia) #764.

Condition: A

Original outline color on a sturdy sheet with light toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $120

Closed on 3/28/2018