A Huge Antique World Map. Linen Backed. Dr Hermann Haack. Dr Richard Rein. C1900
A Huge Antique World Map. Acquired in Central France, a large linen backed world map c1900 / early 20thC, a teaching map, used in a college in Limoges. It is paper on linen cloth, rolls up as seen in photos, still has the original ebonised wood poles. There are signs of use & age in the form of wear to surfaces, small loss of paper in places, blemishes & creases, especially at the top, due to being handled / rolled up & opened. There are historic repairs to the reverse at the top, newspaper has been glued on to strengthen the worn linen, it's quite effective & is good to hang. It remains a very decorative piece, quite striking actually. 11 Abt Grund un Boden. There's also an original paper ref label on one of the wooden poles. Width around 2.1m or 7 feet. I head to France on or around the 28th Aug & can deliver en route, however please message me if you are not located on my journey from Lancashire to Dover.
I'm already delivering in Central London. My route varies depending on sales, it can be. M6 - M40 - M25 to Dover. M62 - M1 - M25 to Dover. M6 - M5 - M4 to Dover.
Collection is always an option of course. The item "A Huge Antique World Map. C1900" is in sale since Sunday, August 9, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps". The seller is "chandelierstobones" and is located in Clitheroe. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.
- Map View: World
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Format: Wall Map
- Type: Geological Map
- Year: 1900
- Era: 1900s