"Neueste Karte von America nach den Bessten Quellen Entworf. u. Gezeich", Radefeld, Carl Christian Franz
Subject: Western Hemisphere
Period: 1843 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
11.7 x 14.6 inches
29.7 x 37.1 cm
A very detailed map of the Western Hemisphere featuring the ocean currents prominently. The United States is shown with claims into present-day British Columbia. Texas is incorrectly shown as still a part of Mexico. 'Antarktisches' continent is shown with several named islands.
Original color with some oxidation of the green color. Light scattered foxing.