Antique Maps - Africa > Africa General (62)
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Model # EUR919CN
Les Isles Terceres, Terciera, Portugal - Maker: De Val
Azores, including an inset of Tercere (Terceira Island), hand colored, very good condition, 13" x 17 1/2".
Price: $600.00 Date: 1650
1650De Val$600.00

Model # AFR118
L'Afrique, ou Lybie - Maker: Nicholas Sanson d'Abbeville
Early engraved Antique hand colored map of Africa, in French, showing northwestern Africa in the mid-17th century, including "Le Saara, ou Desert, Le Pays des Negres, La Guinee," beautifully engraved and delicately colored, with mountain ranges, rivers, the Canary Islands and the Tropic of Cancer clearly marked. Cartouche in scrolling design, identifying Sanson d'Abbeville as geographer to the king. Very good condition with only minor toning and a few tiny spots, measures approximately 13.5 x 21.5 inches.
Price: $425.00 Date: 1655
1655Nicholas Sanson d'Abbeville$425.00

Model # AFR010JR
Basse Aethiopie. Qui comprend les Royaume de Congo, Coste, et Pays des Cafres, Empires du Monomotapa, et Monoemugi. - Maker: Nicolas Sanson d'Abbeville
Antique hand colored map of Southern Africa by Nicolas Sanson d'Abbeville, the father of French Cartography. Very good overall antique condition, matted, 16.5 x 21.75 inches.
Price: $700.00 Date: 1655/1667
1655/1667Nicolas Sanson d'Abbeville$700.00

Model # AFR165
Africae - Maker: De Aefferden
Antique black and white map showing Africa. Much of the interior of Africa on this map was filled in based on either hear-say or pure creativity because Lake Victoria was not documented until 1858, although there is a lake on this map near the actual location. Other features include an ostrich and another animal near the center and many ships in the ocean. Decorative border on the cartouche. Very good condition, archivally restored and backed with light-weight tissue. Approx. 6 x 7 inches to the neatline.
Price: $175.00 Date: 1725
1725De Aefferden$175.00

Model # AFR190
L'Afrique divisee en ses principales parties - Maker: de Vaugondy
Antique black and white map of Africa, written in French, by Robert de Vaugondy, 1766. Much of the center of Africa was not explored at this time and Lake Victoria was not only not yet discovered, but not even imagined - the Nile reaches far to the north of its true source. Includes topographical detail. Visible plate mark. Very good condition with some overall toning, and some areas with mild smudging of the ink. Measures approximately 6.25" x 7.75" to the neatline.
Price: $115.00 Date: 1766
1766de Vaugondy$115.00

Model # AFR044
Afrique. - Maker: Raynal and Bonne
"Africa." Antique hand colored map from the "Atlas de Toutes les Parties Connues du Globe Terrestre, Dresse Pour l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des Etablissemens et du Commerce des Europeens dans les deux Indes (Atlas of All Known Parts of Globe, Lists For Philosophical History and Policy establishments and Trade of the Europeans in the two Indies)." by Raynal and Bonne, 1780. Very good overall antique condition, approx. 8.5 x 12.5 inches.
Price: $120.00 Date: 1780
1780Raynal and Bonne$120.00

Model # AFR047
Carte de La Partie Septentrionale d'Afrique, ou la Barbarie, etc. - Maker: Raynal and Bonne
"Holland's part of Africa, or Barbary." Antique black and white map from the "Atlas de Toutes les Parties Connues du Globe Terrestre, Dresse Pour l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des Etablissemens et du Commerce des Europeens dans les deux Indes (Atlas of All Known Parts of Globe, Lists For Philosophical History and Policy establishments and Trade of the Europeans in the two Indies)." by Raynal and Bonne, 1780. Very good overall antique condition, approx. 8.5 x 12.5 inches.
Price: $80.00 Date: 1780
1780Raynal and Bonne$80.00

Model # AFR121
Barbarie - Maker: Clouet
Hand colored engraved antique map of northwestern Africa, in the late 18th century, commonly known as the Barbary Coast, and including Gibraltar, the Mediterranean and much of southern Europe, with detailed descriptive sidebars about the geography, politics, history and commerce of the region. With inset of the Azores. Very good condition, repairable 3.5-inch seam separation at bottom, measures approximately 12.5 x 21.5 inches.
Price: $300.00 Date: 1790
1790Clouet$300.00

Model # AFR119
Charte von Sienegambien, Nigritien und Guinea - Maker: Reinecke
Engraved Antique hand colored map of Western Africa, in German, showing Western Africa at the beginning of the 19th century, showing the "Theil der Sahra" and including large uncharted areas in the center marked "Sudan Nigritien" and "Ober Guinea" along with the notation in the cartouche that the map is drawn from the latest observations by land and sea; includes an inset of the Cape Verde Islands ("Die Capoverdischen"). Very good overall antique condition, measures approximately 17.5 x 21.5 inches.
Price: $325.00 Date: 1804
1804Reinecke$325.00

Model # AFR179
Africa - Maker: Longman, Hurst, Rees & Orme
Antique uncolored map of Africa. Includes the Mountains of the Moon. Published in an atlas in 1807 by Longman, Hurst, Rees, & Orme. Very good condition with minor surface soiling and tight margins in some places. Several vertical folds. Approx. 10 x 12.75 inches to the neatline.
Price: $95.00 Date: 1807
1807Longman, Hurst, Rees & Orme$95.00

Model # AFR114
Western Africa - Maker: Pinkerton
Engraved Antique hand colored map of Western Africa, from "Pinkerton's Modern Atlas", showing water bodies, islands, mountains, and towns, mainly along the rivers and coasts, vast areas of unmapped territory in the interior, "Part of the Great Desert" in the north, the "Mountains of Kong" running across the entire map from west to east, and the "Grain Coast," "Ivory Coast," Gold Coast" and "Slave Coast" along the Gulf of Guinea. Very good condition with minor soiling, measures approximately 20 x27.5 inches.
Price: $175.00 Date: 1813
1813Pinkerton$175.00

Model # AFR002
Africa According to the best Authorities. - Maker: Carey
Antique hand colored map of Africa, by Mathew Carey, from "The General Atlas for Carey's Edition of Guthrie's Geography Improved", 1814. Political boundaries delineated by color, shows some landforms, and rivers and water bodies, cities, towns, and ports. Very good overall antique condition, approx. 13 x 14 inches to the neatline.
Price: $250.00 Date: 1814
1814Carey$250.00

Model # AFR095
North Africa and South Africa - Maker: Thomson
Hand colored map of North Africa and South Africa, one full double sheet can be purchased for $190, 23" x 20", or separately for $95.00 each, 11" x 20", very good condition with minor soiling mostly in center margins and a few minor creases.
Price: $190.00 Date: 1815
1815Thomson$190.00

Model # AFR182
Africa - Maker: Arrowsmith
Antique hand colored map of Africa. Shows some topographical detail, including the legendary Mountains of The Moon- the supposed source of the Nile River. Includes Madagascar. Much of Central Africa is unlabeled, as little was known at that time (Map published in 1817.) Good condition with some toning/foxing of the antique paper, as well as some heavy pencil markings. By A. Arrowsmith, in A New General Atlas, 1817. Measures approximately 8" x 10" to the neatline.
Price: $40.00 Date: 1817
1817Arrowsmith$40.00

Model # AFR087
Geographical and Historical Map of Africa. No. 66. - Maker: Lavoisne
From A Complete Genealogical, Historical, Chronological, and Geographical Atlas; Being a General Guide to Ancient and Modern History: An Accurate Account of the Origin, Descent, and Marriages of the Principal Royal Families from the Earliest Authentic Records; Together with the Various Possessions, Wars, Celebrated Battles, and Remarkable Events, to the Year 1821" by Lavoisne, published by Carey & Sons, Antique hand colored map of Africa, with information on natural history, climate, islands, trade, etc., surrounding. Very good overall antique condition, total sheet dimensions are about 16 1/2"h x 20"w.
Price: $175.00 Date: 1821
1821Lavoisne$175.00

Model # AFR113
Partie de la Guinee - Maker: Vandermaelen
Antique hand colored map of the coast of Guinea in 1825, now split between Ghana, Togo, Benin and Nigeria, from Vandermaelen's highly acclaimed "Atlas Universel de Geographie Physique, Politique, Statistique et Mineralogique", including details of landforms, water bodies, ports, counties, towns and cities and with extensive notes in French. Very good overall antique condition, faint offsetting, faint foxing, 18.5 x 22 inches.
Price: $200.00 Date: 1825
1825Vandermaelen$200.00

Model # AFR031
Africa Map - Maker: Anthony Finley
Antique hand colored map, from Anthony Finley's "A New General Atlas, Comprising a Complete Set of Maps, representing Grand Divisions of the Globe, Together with the Several Empires, Kingdoms, and States in the World; Compiled from the Best Authorities, and corrected by the Most Recent Discoveries", 1832. Goo to very good condition with some minor spotting, 11.25 x 8.75 inches.
Price: $100.00 Date: 1826
1826Anthony Finley$100.00

Model # AFR207
Karte von Africa - Maker: Walch
Antique hand colored map of Africa, Published in Walch's "Neuester Schul-Atlass," 1826. Written in German. Includes the Mountains of the Moon. Very good overall antique condition with toning and mild foxing throughout. Measures approximately 7" x 8.75" to the neatline.
Price: $80.00 Date: 1826
1826Walch$80.00

Model # AFR033
Africa. - Maker: Malte-Brun
Antique hand colored map, from A New General Atlas, Exhibiting the Five Great Divisions of the Globe, Europe, Asia, Africa, America and Oceanica, with their several Empires, Kingdoms, States, Territories and other subdivisions, corrected to the Present Time, by M. Malte-Brun, 1828. Very good overall antique condition, 8 x 9.5 inches.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1828
1828Malte-Brun$125.00

Model # AFR035
Northern Africa. - Maker: Malte-Brun
Antique hand colored map, from A New General Atlas, Exhibiting the Five Great Divisions of the Globe, Europe, Asia, Africa, America and Oceanica, with their several Empires, Kingdoms, States, Territories and other subdivisions, corrected to the Present Time, by M. Malte-Brun, 1828. Very good overall antique condition, 8 x 9.5 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1828
1828Malte-Brun$150.00

Model # AFR154
Southern Africa - Maker: Malte-Brun
Antique hand colored map of the southern half of Africa going as far north as Jibbel Kumri or Mountains of the Moon, with a large area in the center that is labeled Unknown Regions. Also has tribe names and areas, with mountains and rivers, including "Lupata Mtns, or Spine of the World (doubtful)". From A New General Atlas, Exhibiting the Five Great Divisions of the Globe, Europe, Asia, Africa, America and Ocenaica, with their several Empires, Kingdoms, States, Territories and other subdivisions, corrected to the Present Time, by M. Malte-Brun, 1828. Very good overall antique condition with minor staining, 8 x 9.5 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1828
1828Malte-Brun$150.00

Model # AFR137
Africa - Maker: Malte-Brun
Antique hand colored map of Africa from the Atlas Designed to Illustrate the Malte-Brun School Geography, by M. Malte-Brun, 1833. Map was first created in 1830 and is dated on the bottom with that year. Very good condition with a few small brown spots in margin, outside border, 9.5 x 7.5 inches. Has been lightly restored.
Price: $75.00 Date: 1830/1833
1830/1833Malte-Brun$75.00

Model # AFR036
Africa - Maker: C.S. Williams
Antique hand colored map, from C.S. Williams' A New General Atlas, Comprising a Series of Maps, Representing the Grand Divisions for the Globe. Together with the several Empires, Kingdoms & States in the World. New Haven, 1832. Very good overall antique condition, 8.25 x 10.25 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1832
1832C.S. Williams$150.00

Model # AFR112
Western Africa - Maker: Sidney Hall
Engraved Antique hand colored map of Western Africa, showing rivers, bodies of water, mountains, and towns, mainly along the rivers and coasts, with vast areas of unmapped territory in the interior. The "Sahara Great Desert" runs along the top edge and the northern edge of Congo marks the bottom of the map, with most non-coastal routes running inland along the Gambia and Niger Rivers. Includes a Reference to the Routes of various explorers from 1795 through 1930, and many fascinating notations of the time throughout the map itself. Very good condition with minor soiling and center crease, measures approximately 16.5 x 20 inches.
Price: $250.00 Date: 1835
1835Sidney Hall$250.00

Model # AFR158
Africa - Maker: T.G. Bradford
Antique hand colored map featuring the entire continent of Africa including North Atlantic Ocean, South Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean and Madagascar. With hand colored border detailing. Very good condition. By T.G. Bradford, in A Comprehensive Atlas Geographical, Historical & Commercial, 1835. Approximately 7.75" x 10"
Price: $85.00 Date: 1835
1835T.G. Bradford$85.00

Model # AFR192
No. 16 Map of Africa & No. 17 Map of Liberia - Maker: Mitchell
Antique hand colored map of Africa with an inset map of the coast of Liberia. By Mitchell, Published in "Mitchell's School and Family Geography," 1839. Shows topographical detail, including the non-existent "Mountains of the Moon." Features annotations regarding historical facts, distances between other continents, mountain heights, etc.. Fair to good antique condition with overall toning and areas of heavy foxing, as well as some markings from a previous owner of the map. Measures approximately 8" x 10.25" to the neatline.
Price: $65.00 Date: 1839
1839Mitchell$65.00

Model # AFR115
Part of Africa - Maker: Lizars
Engraved Antique hand colored map of northwestern Africa, up to and including Gibraltar, the Cape Verde, Canary, and Madeira Islands and the southern Azores, showing water bodies, mountains, and towns, mainly along the rivers and coasts, vast areas of unmapped territory in the interior. Very good condition with minor soiling, measures approximately 15.5 x 17.5 inches.
Price: $175.00 Date: 1840
1840Lizars$175.00

Model # AFR028JR
West Africa I, SDUK - Maker: SDUK/Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
Antique hand colored map published by the SDUK/Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Very good overall antique condition, 12.25 x 15.5 inches.
Price: $70.00 Date: 1840/1844
1840/1844SDUK/Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge$70.00

Model # AFR029JR
West Africa II, SDUK - Maker: SDUK/Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
Antique hand colored map published by the SDUK/Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Very good overall antique condition, 12.25 x 15.5 inches.
Price: $65.00 Date: 1840/1844
1840/1844SDUK/Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge$65.00

Model # AFR071
Afrique, carte generale. (Carte de grandeur double.) - Maker: Malte-Brun
From the "Precis de la Geographie Universelle ou Description de Toutes les Parties du Monde", by Malte-Brun, 1842. Good condition, approx. 12.75 x 15.5 inches.
Price: $100.00 Date: 1842
1842Malte-Brun$100.00

Model # AFR164
Carte de L'Afrique - Maker: M. Malte-Brun
Antique hand colored map of Africa (The African Continent), written in French. Good condition with beautiful hand coloring, and some browning/brown spots and light creasing at the edges. By Malte-Brun, in the Atlas Du Precis De La Geographie Universelle, 1846. Approximately 12.5" x 16.5"
Price: $100.00 Date: 1846
1846M. Malte-Brun$100.00

Model # AFR197
Africa - Maker: Tanner
Antique hand colored map of Africa, by H. S. Tanner, 1846. Map includes a reference showing "Possessions of the European Powers," as well as an inset map of Liberia and Monrovia. Good to very good overall antique condition with minor toning and foxing, mainly outside the neatline. Measures approximately 12.25" x 14.75" to the outer edge of decorative border.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1846
1846Tanner$125.00

Model # AFR085
Africa - Maker: Tallis
By Rapkin and Tallis, surrounded by characteristic vignettes and decorated border. Good condition, some foxing and toning, approx. 10.5 x 13.75 inches.
Price: $250.00 Date: 1851
1851Tallis$250.00

Model # AFR086
Natal and Kaffraria - Maker: Tallis
Part of Africa. By Rapkin and Tallis, surrounded by characteristic vignettes and decorated border. Good condition, some foxing and toning, approx. 10.5 x 13.75 inches.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1851
1851Tallis$125.00

Model # AFR008
Africa - Maker: Cox/SDUK/Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
Antique hand colored map of Africa, showing some political division, mountains, rivers, towns. Very good condition with minor staining, 15.25 x 12.75 inches.
Price: $100.00 Date: 1853
1853Cox/SDUK/Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge$100.00

Model # AFR050
Map of Africa from the Latest Authorities. - Maker: Mitchell/Cowperthwait, Desilver & Butler
Antique hand colored map, from Mitchell's "New Universal Atlas, Containing Maps of the Various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World, With a Special Map of Each of the United States, Plans of Cities, etc.", 1854. With inset of a Map of the Republic of Liberia from Gurley's Report. Very good overall antique condition, 12.25 x 15 inches.
Price: $175.00 Date: 1854
1854Mitchell/Cowperthwait, Desilver & Butler$175.00

Model # AFR004
Colton's Africa North Western Sheet - Maker: Colton
Antique hand colored map of north western Africa including Morocco, Algeria, Guinea, Liberia, Sudan, and the Sahara Desert. Shows country borders, routes, cities, mountains, and bodies of water. Good condition with tight margins, some edge wear and small tears at edges, a few minor spots, 15.75 x 13.5 inches.
Price: $45.00 Date: 1855
1855Colton$45.00

Model # AFR006
Colton's Africa North Eastern Sheet - Maker: Colton
With inset of the Nile delta, shows Nubia, Egypt, Abyssinia, and some of the Sahara including country borders, cities, routes, mountains, rivers, and bodies of water. Approx. 15.5" h x 12.5"w, Very good overall antique condition with minor wear in outer margin.
Price: $65.00 Date: 1855
1855Colton$65.00

Model # AFR130
Map of Africa - Maker: Cartee
This antique hand colored map entitled, Map of Africa, Designed to Accompany Cartee's Physical and Political Geography, was published in 1856 by Hickling, Swan, and Brown. Engraved by G.W. Boynton, this map includes major cities and geological features. It was originally published in A School Atlas of Physical Geography, Illustrating, in a Series of Maps Compiled from the Celebrated Atlases of A. Keith Johnston, and of Milner and Petermann, The Elementary Facts of Geology, Hydrology, Meteorology, and Natural History by Cornelius S. Cartee, A. M. Measuring 11 x 13.5 inches, this piece is in good antique condition with minor toning and foxing, and some soiling.
Price: $60.00 Date: 1856
1856Cartee$60.00

Model # AFR076
Africa - Maker: Johnson & Ward
Africa, with insets of Liberia, Delta of the Nile, Map of Cape Colony, Cape Verde Islands and St. Helena, colorful map with decorative border, hand colored by regions, Johnson's New Illustrated Family Atlas of the World. 23" x 17", Very good condition with minor spotting and foxing, and some minor edge tears and slight seam separation (archivally repaired).
Price: $125.00 Date: 1864
1864Johnson & Ward$125.00

Model # AFR159
Africa - Maker: J. Bartholomew
Antique printed color map of Africa. Some parts of the African Continent are marked as "unexplored." Includes an inset map of the Suez Canal and the Mouths of the Nile. By J. Bartholomew, in A Descriptive Hand Atlas of The World, 1873. Approximately 11.25" x 16" to the neatline. Extends very slightly past the neatline at the top and right side.
Price: $110.00 Date: 1873
1873J. Bartholomew$110.00

Model # AFR143
Algeria Morocco & Tunis - Maker: Black
Antique printed color map, showing entire region of Algeria including Morocco and Tunis. Very good condition, 16.5 x 11"
Price: $85.00 Date: 1879
1879Black$85.00

Model # AFR187
Africa - Maker: Bartholomew/Black
Antique printed color map of Africa, by J. Bartholomew, published by A. & C. Black, 1879. Shows some topographical detail. Very good condition with some mild toning at the outer edges of the antique paper, and a small tear at one edge which has been fixed with archival tape. Measures approximately 21.25" x 16.25" to the neatline. Note: Map extends slightly past the neatlines at both sides- See photo.
Price: $85.00 Date: 1879
1879Bartholomew/Black$85.00

Model # WOR164
The World as known to the Ancients - Maker: Black
Antique printed color map, showing the eastern part of the World as known to the ancients including Europe, Asia and Northern part of Africa. Good condition, 15.5 x 12.5" to the edge of the printed area
Price: $85.00 Date: 1879
1879Black$85.00

Model # AFR191
Africa - Maker: Johnston
Antique printed color map of Africa, by Keith Johnston, 1880. Includes topographical detail. Very good condition with mild overall toning, some foxing/soiling of the antique paper (mainly at the outer edges), and minor seam separation. Measures approximately 12.75" x 16.75" to the neatline.
Price: $60.00 Date: 1880
1880Johnston$60.00

Model # AFR131
General Map of Africa - Maker: Letts
This colored antique map was published in Letts's 1883 Popular Atlas, Being a Series of Maps Delineating the Whole Surface of the Globe, with Many Special and Original Features. Inset shows England on the same scale. Showing major points of interest and geological features, this map measures approximately 15.5 x 14 inches and is in good antique condition with some toning and foxing and discoloration at center fold.
Price: $75.00 Date: 1883
1883Letts$75.00

Model # AFR126
Province ou Dept. d'Alger - Maker: Migeon
Antique hand colored map, from J. Migeon's "Geographie Universelle," 1884, one of the last hand colored atlases, showing the province of Algiers, Algeria in the late 19th century, including a handsome engraved vignette of its namesake port city and the Algerian coat of arms; includes accompanying narrative pages. Very good overall antique condition with minor foxing, measures approx. 16.5 x 11 inches.
Price: $100.00 Date: 1884
1884Migeon$100.00

Model # AFR127
Province de Constantine - Maker: Migeon
Antique hand colored map, from J. Migeon's "Geographie Universelle," 1884, one of the last hand colored atlases, showing the province of Constantine, Algeria in the late 19th century, bordered and surrounded by intricate engraved vignettes of its namesake city, native inhabitants and flora, and a mosque; includes accompanying narrative pages. Very good overall antique condition with minor foxing, measures approx. 17 x 11.5 inches.
Price: $100.00 Date: 1884
1884Migeon$100.00

Model # AFR128
Province d'Oran - Maker: Migeon
Antique hand colored map, from J. Migeon's "Geographie Universelle," 1884, one of the last hand colored atlases, showing the province of Oran, Algeria in the late 19th century, bordered and surrounded by intricate engraved vignettes of its namesake port city, native inhabitants and flora, and its coat of arms; includes accompanying narrative pages. Very good overall antique condition with minor foxing, measures approx. 17 x 11.5 inches.
Price: $100.00 Date: 1884
1884Migeon$100.00

Model # AFR129
Tunis et Tripli, Empire Maroc - Maker: Migeon
Antique hand colored map, from J. Migeon's "Geographie Universelle," 1884, one of the last hand colored atlases, showing Tunis, Tripoli, and Morocco in the late 19th century; includes accompanying narrative pages. Very good overall antique condition with minor foxing, measures approx. 14.5 x 11 inches.
Price: $75.00 Date: 1884
1884Migeon$75.00

Model # AFR186
Africa - Maker: Bradley
Antique hand colored map of the African continent, by Bradley, 1886. Includes an inset map of the Island of St. Helena, and an inset map of Lower Egypt (or the Delta of the Nile). Very good condition with some overall toning and mild foxing of the antique paper, minor seam separation, and some mild roughing/paper loss at the outer edges. Measures approximately 14.75" x 19.25" to the neatline.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1886
1886Bradley$125.00

Model # AFR152
Africa - Maker: Bradley
Antique hand colored map of Africa Egypt, Sudan, South Africa (Cape Colony), Madagascar and two insets which includes Island of St. Helena and Lower Egypt. Very good condition with some light browning around the edges. By WM. M. Bradley, in the Atlas of the World, 1887. Approximately 15" x 19.5"
Price: $95.00 Date: 1887
1887Bradley$95.00

Model # AFR153
N.W. Africa, Comprising Marocco (Morocco), Algeria & Tunis./Southern Africa comprising Cape Colony, Natal, &c. with Orange free State/Egypt, Arabia Petraea, and Lower Nubia - Maker: Bradley
Antique hand colored map of North West Africa, Southern Africa and Egypt (two maps on one sheet) divided into three sections including Morocco (Marocco) Algeria, Cape Colony and Lower Nubia. Good condition with slight tear at top and bottom borders repaired with archival tape, some light browning around the edges. By WM. M. Bradley, in the Atlas of the World, 1887. Approximately 17.25" x 23.75" Map extends slightly over left side.
Price: $75.00 Date: 1887
1887Bradley$75.00

Model # AFR166
N.W. Africa, Marocco Algeria & Tunis, and Africa, verso: South Africa, and Smyrna, and The Maltese Islands - Maker: Cram
Antique printed color double sided sheet. Recto Maps (Pages 318 and 319): Map of Africa (general) and a map of North West Africa. Verso Maps: Page 317- Map of Smyrna and a map of The Maltese Islands. Page 320: Map of South Africa. Very good condition with some mild browning at the edges of the pages. By Cram, in The Standard Atlas and Gazetteer of The World, 1894. Map of Africa (General) Measurements: Approximately 13.25" x 11.25" to the neatline. Map of North West Africa Measurements: Approx. 6.5" x 11.25" to the neatline. Map of N.W. Africa extends past the neatline at the bottom left corner. Map of Smyrna Measurements: Approx. 5.75" x 8.25" to the neatline. Map of The Maltese Islands Measurements: Approx. 6.25" x 8.25" to the neatline. Map of South Africa Measurements: Approx. 9.25" x 12.25" to the neatline. If you would like to purchase any of these maps separate from the others, please contact us.
Price: $60.00 Date: 1894
1894Cram$60.00

Model # AFR167
Africa, verso: Northwest Africa Morocco, Algeria and Tunis, and Northeast Africa Egypt, Abyssinia, Eritrea and Egyptian Soudan - Maker: Cram
Antique printed color double-sided sheet of Africa (Recto). Indicates the different European colonial possessions at that time (Map published in 1900). At the bottom of the map, outside of the neatlines, there is a reference which includes area, population, and list of chief cities (when applicable) for each country in Africa. Verso: (two maps) A map of Northwest Africa (Morocco, Algeria, and Tunis) and a map of Northeast Africa (Egypt, Abyssinia, Eritrea, and Egyptian Soudan). Both verso maps also include area population, and chief cities for each respective country (outside of the neatlines.) Very good condition with some slight browning at the edges of the pages. By Cram, in Cram's Universal Atlas Geographical, Astronomical and Historical, 1900. Recto map (Africa) measures approximately 15.75" x 13.5" to the neatline. Map of Northwest Africa measures approx. 9.75" x 12.75" to the neatline. Map of Northeast Africa measures approx. 12.25" x 9.25" to the neatline. If you would like to purchase any of these maps separate from the others, please contact us.
Price: $60.00 Date: 1900
1900Cram$60.00

Model # AFR140
A New and Accurate Map of Africa, Drawn from the best & most approved Modern Maps and Charts, and regulated by Astronomical Observations - Maker: Bowen
Antique black and white map showing Africa and the Arabian Peninsula. By E. Bowen, c. 1747. With decorative cartouche. This map is in very good antique condition, with some tears, staining, and paper loss at paper edges, has been restored and rebacked along the left edge and center seam, some visible fold lines. approx. 13.75 x 16.75 inches to neatline.
Price: $450.00 Date: c. 1747
c. 1747Bowen$450.00

Model # AFR141
A New and Accurate Map of the Southern Parts of Africa, Containing Lower Guinea, Monoemugi, Zanguebar, the Empire of Monomotapa, Country of the Cafres, & the Island of Madagascar… - Maker: Bowen
Antique black and white map showing the southern half of Africa. By E. Bowen, c. 1747. With decorative cartouche and information about the lands and peoples throughout the map. This map is in very good antique condition, with some minor staining, has been restored, some visible fold lines. approx. 13.75 x 16.75 inches to neatline.
Price: $400.00 Date: c. 1747
c. 1747Bowen$400.00

Model # AFR111
Guinea, Congo, Madagascar - Maker:
Antique hand colored map of several sections of Africa in the late 18th century, in French, including Guinea, Congo, Madagascar, and present-day Mozambique, with corresponding descriptions in French as sidebars. This map shows part of the western coast along the Gulf of Guinea, with Nigeria, and the lower eastern coast near Madagascar. Very good condition with archivally repaired lower seam separation, measures 12.5 x 22 inches.
Price: $100.00 Date: c. 1770
c. 1770$100.00

Model # AFR136
Africa - Maker: Appleton
Antique hand colored map from Appleton's Modern Atlas of the Earth c. 1850 published by Collins. Map engraver is Archer. Very good condition with center fold as issued. Approx. 9 x 11.5 inches
Price: $50.00 Date: c. 1850
c. 1850Appleton$50.00

Model # AFR184
Africa - Maker: Stanford
Antique printed color map of Africa, by Stanford, c. 1904. Colored by each country's possessions in Africa at the time. Outlines the Congo free trade area. Also shows submarine telegraph cables. Very good condition with some slight toning of the antique paper, as well as some tearing and paper loss at the outer edges. Measures approximately 23.75" x 19" to the neatline. (Note: Map extends past the neatline at both sides- See picture.)
Price: $115.00 Date: c. 1904
c. 1904Stanford$115.00

Model # AFR038
Afrika - Maker: Stieler
Antique hand colored map from Stieler's Hand-Atlas uber alle theile der Erde nach dem neuesten Zustande und uber das Weltgebaude, Gotha, bei Justus Perthes. With inset of Algiers. Very good overall antique condition, approx. 11.5 x 14 inches.
Price: $130.00 Date: circa 1849
circa 1849Stieler$130.00

Model # AFR039
Mittel- und Nord-Africa. West. Theil. - Maker: Stieler
Antique hand colored map from Stieler's Hand-Atlas uber alle theile der Erde nach dem neuesten Zustande und uber das Weltgebaude, Gotha, bei Justus Perthes. Very good overall antique condition, approx. 12.5 x 15 inches.
Price: $60.00 Date: circa 1852
circa 1852Stieler$60.00

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Antique Maps - Africa > Africa General (25)
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Model # AFR120
Carte de la Barbarie, Nigritie et de la Guinee avec les Pay Voisins *****SOLD***** - Maker: Chatelain
Early engraved black and white antique map of northwestern Africa, in the early 17th century, commonly known as the Barbary Coast, and including extensive notes in French ("Remarque"), identifying the region as the most fertile, prosperous and populous in all of Africa, also showing the eastern edge of the "Mer de Sargasse," also known as "La Mer Verte" just north of the Canary Islands, because of the green grasses (sargassum) continually floating there. Very good condition, measures approximately 15.5 x 20 inches. *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1719
1719Chatelain

Model # AFR116
Western Africa *****SOLD***** - Maker: Homann
Engraved Antique hand colored map of Western Africa, in Latin and French, showing Western Africa in the mid-18th century, showing the "Zarae Deserti Barbarie" and including a large area in the center marked "Terra Nigritarum" and "Incognita"; includes a finely detailed engraving of native Africans with a harvest of elephant ivory. Very good condition with 4.5 inch repairable seam separation at bottom, measures approximately 18 x 21.5 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1743
1743Homann

Model # AFR013JR
Map of Africa, According to the Newest and most Exact Observations*****SOLD***** - Maker: Herman Moll
Antique hand colored map of Africa, by Herman Moll, c. 1745. To the Right Honorable Charles Earl of Peterborow, and Monmouth, etc. This Map of Africa, According to the Newest and most Exact Observations is most Humbly Dedicated by your Lordship's most Humble Se. Shows political divisions delineated by color, cities, towns and ports, rivers and water bodies, wind directions and some landforms. With insets and illustrations of Cape Coast Castle on the Gold Coast of Guinea, James Fort on the Island of St. Helena, the Fort of Good Hope, and A Prospect of the Cape of Good Hope. Ornate title with illustrations of figures, animals, and insignia. Overall condition is very good and has been restored, 23 x 38.25 inches.*****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1745 (circa 1745)
1745 (circa 1745)Herman Moll

Model # AFR117
Guinee, Entre Serre-Lione et le passage de La Ligne **SOLD** - Maker: D'Anville
Engraved black and white antique map of the coast of Guinea in the late 18th century, from Serre-Lione to "La Ligne", or equator, including an inset of "Cote d'Or", with a key to possessions of the Dutch, English, Brandenburgs, and Danes. Very good overall antique condition with minor water stain upper left and right corners, slight crease parallel to center seam, measures approximately 12 x 16.5 inches.
Price: Date: 1775
1775D'Anville
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Model # AFR001
Africa According to the best Authorities.**Sold** - Maker: Carey
Antique hand colored map of Africa, by Mathew Carey, from "The General Atlas for Carey's Edition of Guthrie's Geography Improved", 1796. Political boundaries delineated by color, shows some landforms, and rivers and water bodies, cities, towns, and ports. Very good overall antique condition, 13.25 x 14.25 inches.*****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1796
1796Carey

Model # AFR057JR
Africa from the best Authorities *****SOLD***** - Maker: Morse
Black and White Antique Map by Amos Doolittle for Jedidiah Morse, from "The American Universal Geography", Part II. Very good overall antique condition, matted, 7.75 x 8.5 inches. *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1796
1796Morse

Model # AFR135
Africa and its Several Regions and Islands *****SOLD***** - Maker: Laurie & Whittle
Antique hand colored map of Africa published by Laurie & Whittle in 1800. Full title is Africa, and its several Regions and Islands according to the most recent Descriptions. Very good condition with some minor spotting. Plate mark is visible. Approx. 18 x 22 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1800
1800Laurie & Whittle

Model # AFR051
Africa including the Mediterranean. Jan. 1st, 1800.****SOLD**** - Maker: Wilkinson
Antique hand colored map from "A General Atlas, being a Collection of Maps of the World and Quarters the Principal Empires, Kingdoms &c. with their several Provinces & other Subdivisions, Correctly Delineated", By Robert Wilkinson, 1803. Good condition, paper is toned, clean repaired tear upper left, small stains upper right, 9 x 11.25 inches.*****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1803
1803Wilkinson

Model # AFR056
Africa, including the Mediterranean*****SOLD***** - Maker: Wilkinson
Antique hand colored map of Africa and the Mediterranean, including the southern coast of Europe, from Wilkinson's General Atlas of the World. Original, full color. Paper toned, otherwise Very good overall antique condition, 11 x 10.25 inches.*****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1809
1809Wilkinson

Model # AFR043
Africa*****SOLD***** - Maker: Findlay/Thomas Kelly
Black and White Antique Map of Africa, showing some landforms, desert areas, etc. Very good condition, some foxing, 9.75 x 11.5 inches.*****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1815
1815Findlay/Thomas Kelly

Model # WOR100
Comparative Geographical and Statistical Map of South America and Africa, presenting a view of the Atlantic Ocean. *****SOLD***** - Maker: Woodbridge
Antique hand colored map of the world, highlighting South America and Africa, with the Atlantic Ocean centrally located. Inset of New Granada, Peru and Upper Peru. Good condition, paper is toned, staining along center seam and lower margin, some foxing, approx. 10.75 x 17 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1831
1831Woodbridge

Model # AFR014JR
Africa *****SOLD***** - Maker: Jeremiah Greenleaf
Beautifully Antique hand colored map from the 1842 edition of Jeremiah Greenleaf's "A New Universal Atlas: Comprising Separate Maps Of all the Principal Empires, Kingdoms, & States Throughout the World: and forming a distinct Atlas of the United States. Carefully Compiled from the best Authorities Extant by Jeremiah Greenleaf. a new edition revised and corrected to the present time 1842." Political boundaries delineated by color, and with details of cities and towns, rivers and water bodies, some mountains and landforms. Very good condition, some toning, 12.75 x 11 inches. *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1842
1842Jeremiah Greenleaf

Model # AFR092
Afrique *****SOLD***** - Maker: Levasseur
From the Atlas National Illustre des 86 Departments et des Possessions de la France, Divise par Arrondissements, Cantons et Communea, by Levasseur, 1851. Surrounded by exquisitely detailed engraved illustrations and vignettes, as well as statistical and general information. Very good condition, approx. 12 x 17.25 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1851
1851Levasseur
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Model # AFR005
Sud-Afrika*****SOLD***** - Maker: Perthes
Very good condition, some browning, 12 3/4"h x 16 1/2"w.*****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1852
1852Perthes

Model # AFR077
Gray's Atlas Map of Africa **SOLD** - Maker: Gray
Map of Africa with Europe on reverse side, countries and regions are hand colored, from Grays Atlas, 12" x 15", Very good overall antique condition with slight toning, dated 1873, printed in 1874.
Price: Date: 1874
1874Gray

Model # AFR055
Africa *****SOLD***** - Maker: Walker and Pease
From the Atlas of Bergen Co. New Jersey, 1876, by Walker and Pease. Very good overall antique condition, 13.5 x 13 inches. Please note ASI109 is on reverse. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1876
1876Walker and Pease

Model # AFR103
Africa **SOLD** - Maker: Gray
Antique hand colored map from "Gray's Atlas of the U.S. with General Maps of the World". Shows political boundaries of the time, cities, land forms, bodies of water, rivers, and islands. Includes an unexplored area in the center of the continent and two inset maps of the Delta of the Nile and the Island of St. Helena. Very good overall antique condition with minimal light spotting mostly outside border. Atlas' binding holes puncture the outer image on right side, as issued. Approx. 15 x 14 inches.
Price: Date: 1876
1876Gray

Model # AFR009JR
Africa*****SOLD***** - Maker: Mitchell
Antique hand colored map of Africa, with insets of the Island of St. Helena and Lower Egypt or the Delta of the Nile. Political boundaries delineated by color, and shows some landforms, rivers and water bodies, cities, towns and ports. Very good overall antique condition, 14.75 x 19.25 inches.*****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1881
1881Mitchell

Model # AFR104
Gray's New Map of Africa ***SOLD*** - Maker: Gray
Antique hand colored map from "The National Atlas". Shows political boundaries of the time, cities, land forms, bodies of water, rivers, and islands. Includes two inset maps of the Delta of the Nile and the Island of St. Helena. Very good to Very good overall antique condition with small tear at bottom edge. Approx. 15 x 14.5 inches.
Price: Date: 1881
1881Gray

Model # AFR123
Afrique.****SOLD**** - Maker: Migeon
Antique hand colored map, from J. Migeon's "Geographie Universelle," 1884, one of the last hand colored atlases, showing Africa in the late 19th century, the routes of the various explorers of the early to late 1800's including Stanley and Livingstone, with a small engraved vignette of the coast of St. Helena; includes accompanying narrative pages. Very good overall antique condition with minor foxing, measures approx. 11 x 15 inches.****SOLD****
Price: Date: 1884
1884Migeon

Model # AFR124
Egypte Moderne. ***SOLD*** - Maker: Migeon
Antique hand colored map, from J. Migeon's "Geographie Universelle," 1884, one of the last hand colored atlases, showing Egypt in the late 19th century, one, with a small engraved vignette of Jerusalem and detailed inset of the Isthmus of Suez; includes accompanying narrative pages. Very good overall antique condition with minor foxing, measures approx. 11 x 15 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1884
1884Migeon

Model # AFR125
Algerie. *****SOLD***** - Maker: Migeon
Antique hand colored map, from J. Migeon's "Geographie Universelle," 1884, one of the last hand colored atlases, showing Algeria in the late 19th century, divided by color into provinces; includes accompanying narrative pages. Very good overall antique condition with minor foxing, measures approx. 11 x 16 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1884
1884Migeon

Model # WOR098
European Settlements in South America and Western Africa ***SOLD*** - Maker: Kitchin
Beautifully detailed early map includes major cities, mountain ranges, rivers, wind directions,and settlement information of Southern United States, Mexico, Central America, South America, Caribbean, and western Africa, 13 x 17", Very good overall antique condition.
Price: Date: c. 1780
c. 1780Kitchin

Model # AFR040
Sud-Africa mit Madagascar.*****SOLD***** - Maker: Stieler
Antique hand colored map from Stieler's Hand-Atlas uber alle theile der Erde nach dem neuesten Zustande und uber das Weltgebaude, Gotha, bei Justus Perthes. Very good overall antique condition, approx. 12.5 x 15.25 inches.*****SOLD*****
Price: Date: circa 1853
circa 1853Stieler

Model # AFR041
Sud-Afrika. Nach Capt. Owen's Kusten-Ausnahme, der Hebert Arrowsmith'schen Karte, Den Reisen und den Karten v. Burchell, Alexander, Gardner, Drege, Harris, etc.*****SOLD***** - Maker: Stieler
Antique hand colored map from Stieler's Hand-Atlas uber alle theile der Erde nach dem neuesten Zustande und uber das Weltgebaude, Gotha, bei Justus Perthes. With inset of environs of Capetown. Very good overall antique condition, approx. 12.5 x 16.5 inches.*****SOLD*****
Price: Date: circa 1853
circa 1853Stieler

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