North Pole Arctic:to 45? N Latitude.alaska As Russian Territory.sduk, 1848 Map For Sale
NORTH POLE ARCTIC:to 45? N Latitude.Alaska as Russian Territory.SDUK
Antique steel engraved map, 1848
Title of map: '[no title]'
The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to show the level of printed detail:
DATE PRINTED: 1848. The map was printed prior to the Alaska purchase of 1867 and the current US state of Alaska is shown as "Russian Territory" on the map.
IMAGE SIZE: Approx 31.0 x 28.5cm, 12 x 11.25 inches (Large)
PROVENANCE: "Maps of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge", published by Charles Knight, 90 Fleet Street, London, under the superintendance of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
TYPE: Antique steel engraved map
VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain
CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. Please check the scan for any blemishes prior to making your purchase. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to useand time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. I offer a no questions asked return policy - see below.
AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above. I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy. The term 'original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique. 'Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving, copperplate, wood cut and lithography.
REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes. DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und Stadt ansichten. ITALIA: Stampe & Mappe antiche. ESPAÑA: Mapas antiquos y impresiones antiguas. E and OE. Force Majeure. English law shall apply.
RETURNS POLICY: I offer a no questions returns policy. All I ask is that you pay return shipping and mail back to me in original condition, suitably packed & insured, within 14 days of receipt.
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North Pole Arctic:to 45? N Latitude.alaska As Russian Territory.sduk, 1848 Map: $40