Antique Maps - Africa > South Africa (20)
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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 # AFR171
Carte de la Coste Orientale d'Afrique (South) - Maker: Bellin
Antique uncolored map of part of the coast of Africa from modern day Mozambique to the Cape of Good Hope and including South Africa and the eastern coast of Madagascar. By Bellin, 1740. Includes the names of cities and towns along the coast, islands, shoals, and more. Good to very good condition with slightly small margin on lower left where the map was attached to the atlas. Some minor seam separations in lower margin. Approx. 9.75 x 9 inches to the neatline.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1740
1740Bellin$125.00

Model # AFR046
Carte du Canal de Mosambique, Continant l'isle de Madagascar avec les cotes de Afrique - Maker: Raynal and Bonne
"Map of the Canal of Mosambique, island of Madagascar with coasts of Africa." Matted 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 condition with some mild toning. Map measures approximately 8.5" x 12.5" to the neatline, Matted to measures approx. 11.75" x 16.5".
Price: $200.00 Date: 1780
1780Raynal and Bonne$200.00

Model # AFR046HC
Carte du Canal de Mosambique, Continant l'isle de Madagascar avec les cotes de Afrique - Maker: Raynal and Bonne
"Map of the Canal of Mosambique, island of Madagascar with coasts of 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 antique condition with toning, spots of discoloration (including alom the center fold), and some creasing/roughing of the outer edges. Measures approx. 8.5 x 12.5 inches to the neatline.
Price: $200.00 Date: 1780
1780Raynal and Bonne$200.00

Model # WOR231
Terre de Kerguelen, Appellee par M. Cook, Isle de la Desolation. - Maker: Bonne and Desmarest
Antique uncolored map showing parts of the Kerguelen Islands, also known as the Desolation Islands, by Bonne and Desmarest, published in the 1787 Atlas Encyclopedique. With inset maps of Port Palliser, the Haven of Noel, and the Prince Edward Islands (part of South Africa). Very good condition with light image transfer, a small bit of paper loss at bottom edge, and a few light spots/stains. Approx. 9.25 x 13.5 inches to the neat lines.
Price: $75.00 Date: 1787
1787Bonne and Desmarest$75.00

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 # AFR185
Colony of Good Hope, &c. - Maker: Kelly
Antique black and white map of present-day South Africa and Namibia, by Kelly, 1820. Shows topographical detail, including notes about certain areas (e.g. "Fine meadows well cloathed with grass" and "Said to abound with Copper".) Very good condition with some mild overall toning of the antique paper and some minor roughing of the outer edges. Measures approximately 7.5" x 9.5" to the neatline.
Price: $75.00 Date: 1820
1820Kelly$75.00

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 # AFR181
Map of the Southern Part of Africa - Maker: Boston School Geography
Antique black and white map of southern Africa. Includes Madagascar. Good condition with some mild toning of the antique paper. Published in Maps From The Boston School Geography, By the office of the Boston Daily Advertiser, 1830. Measures approximately 3.5" x 5.75" to the neatline.
Price: $40.00 Date: 1830
1830Boston School Geography$40.00

Model # AFR052JR
Colony of Good Hope, &c. - Maker: Christopher Kelly
Black and White Antique Map of the southern tip of Africa, the Colony of Good Hope, with great detail of landforms and features, water bodies, routes, ports and towns. Very good overall antique condition, matted, 8 x 10 inches.
Price: $85.00 Date: 1835
1835Christopher Kelly$85.00

Model # AFR193
Africa, North Part. Africa, South Part. - Maker: Black
Antique hand colored map of the northern and southern parts of Africa, engraved by Hall and published by Black, 1844. Very good condition with some toning. Approx. 15 x 10.5" to the outer neatline.
Price: $95.00 Date: 1844
1844Black$95.00

Model # AFR011A
Cape Colony. - Maker: Tallis
Matted antique hand colored map of Cape Colony, with decorative border and vignettes of Cape Town, Graham's Town, etc.. By Tallis and Rapkin, c. 1860. Good condition with some spots of toning/staining, as well as a noticeable crease at the fold. Matted to measure approximately 14" x 17".
Price: $180.00 Date: 1851
1851Tallis$180.00

Model # AFR084
Western Africa - Maker: Tallis
By Rapkin and Tallis, surrounded by characteristic vignettes and decorated border. Good to very good condition, some foxing and toning, approx. 10.5 x 13.75 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1851
1851Tallis$150.00

Model # AFR145
South Africa - Maker: Black
Antique printed color map, showing the South African region including the Atlantic Ocean, the Indian Ocean and the Kalahari Desert. Good condition, 22 x 16.5"
Price: $95.00 Date: 1879
1879Black$95.00

Model # AFR147
Southern Africa Comprising Cape Colony, Natal, &c. With Orange Free State - Maker: Johnston
Antique printed color map of Southern Africa. Features Cape Colony (1881), a British Colony in present-day South Africa. Also includes the Province of Orange Free State, a Boer Republic. Very good condition, with slight browning at the edges. By A. Keith Johnston, in The Handy Royal Atlas of Modern Geography, 1881. Approximately 8.25" x 12.75"
Price: $40.00 Date: 1881
1881Johnston$40.00

Model # AFR132
South 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. Insets show Cape-Town, the environs of the Cape, and statistics regarding Administrative and Political Districts of Cape Colony. Showing major points of interest and geological features, it 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 # AFR108
Colton's Africa (Southern Sheet) - Maker: Colton
Antique hand colored map by Colton, 1887, includes Madagascar, Cape Colony, Mozambique, Lower Guinea, and Zanzibar. Shows country borders, routes, cities, mountains, and bodies of water. Fair Antique Condition, paper is toned overall with minor light staining, has light water staining at bottom edge and into map, approx. 13 x 16.5 inches.
Price: $110.00 Date: 1887
1887Colton$110.00

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 # AFR189
The Rand-McNally New Library Atlas Map of Union of South Africa, Basutoland and Swaziland - Maker: Rand McNally
Antique printed color map of present-day South Africa, Lesotho, and Swaziland, with portions of Namibia, Botswana, and Mozambique. By Rand/McNally, 1912. Includes topographical detail. Very good condition with mild overall toning of the antique paper, as well as some staining at the outer edges. Measures approximately 19" x 26" to the neatline.
Price: $50.00 Date: 1912
1912Rand McNally$50.00

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

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Antique Maps - Africa > South Africa (10)
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Model # AFR138
Cape of Good Hope **SOLD** - Maker: Arrowsmith
Antique black and white map of the southern part of South Africa by Arrowsmith for Rees' 1806 "The Cyclopaedia or Universal Dictionary". This map shows Port Elizabeth as Krakkama and East London as Residence of the King. Includes many tidbits of information about the moving of peoples and the local animals. Examples: "A Fine Pasture, Grain, and Fruit Country," "Plenty of Zebras in these Mountains," "Paintings of Animals in the Caves of these Mountains," etc. Very good overall antique condition, matted. Matted size is approx. 13 x 19, image size is approx. 10 x 15 inches
Price: Date: 1806
1806Arrowsmith

Model # AFR030JR
South Africa, Compiled from the M.S. Maps in the Colonial Office **SOLD** - Maker: SDUK/Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
Antique hand colored map published by the SDUK/Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. With great detail of landforms, rivers and water bodies, cities, towns and ports, and with insets of the Environs of the Cape, the District of George, the Environs of Graham-Town, and Cape Town (city plan) From Grieg's Almanac. Very good overall antique condition, 12.25 x 15.5 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1840/1844
1840/1844SDUK/Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Model # NAU138AP
Southwest Indian Ocean to Cape of Good Hope. *****SOLD***** - Maker: Walker
Antique nautical chart engraved by J. and C. Walker and published by Wm. H. Allen & Co., London, 1845. Includes insets of Cape Town and False Harbor. This is a working chart, used on at least two vessels. Plotting for the ships Anne MacLean, 1849, ("Miserable Ditch" through the Mozambique Channel; February 1849, Ceylon to Barbados, West Indies) and the Concordia of Boston, December 1852 and August 1853, with dates and comments about conditions. Overall condition of this chart is good, it could be restored, but it is probably best not to do so, in order to preserve the plotting information. 24.5 x 37.5 inches. *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1845
1845Walker

Model # AFR068
Colton's Africa (Southern Sheet) *****SOLD***** - Maker: Colton
Antique hand colored map by Colton, 1856, includes Madagascar, Cape Colony, Mozambique, Lower Guinea, and Zanguebar. Condition very good, paper is toned overall with minor light staining, approx. 12.75 x 16.5 inches. *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1856
1856Colton

Model # AFR100
Cape of Good Hope and Natal *****SOLD***** - Maker: Weller
Antique hand colored map of the coast of South Africa, including Cape Town and the Cape of Good Hope, by Edward Weller, from the Weekly Dispatch Atlas, 1858. Very good condition, in two panels, each approx. 17 x 13 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1858
1858Weller

Model # AFR102
Colton's Africa (Southern Sheet) ***SOLD*** - Maker: Colton
Antique hand colored map by Colton, 1871, includes Madagascar, Cape Colony, Mozambique, Lower Guinea, and Zanzibar. Condition very good, paper is toned overall with minor light staining, approx. 12.75 x 16.5 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1871
1871Colton

Model # NAU146
Table Bay, Cape Town, South Africa *****SOLD***** - Maker: British Admiralty
Hydrography chart in good condition with some brown spots in lower part, colored lighthouses, 1858/1870/1883 updates, 36"h x 24"w. *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1883
1883British Admiralty

Model # AFR168
South African Republic, Orange Free State and Cape Colony **SOLD** - Maker: Cram
Antique printed color map of the southern-most parts of Africa. Then the South African Republic, Orange Free State, and Cape Colony- now mainly South Africa with portions of Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, and Mozambique. Includes at the side of the map (outside the neatlines), a list of the area, populations, and chief cities of the colonies in Southern Africa at that time. Very good condition with some slight browning at the edges of the page. By Cram, in Cram's Universal Atlas Geographical, Astronomical and Historical, 1900. Measures approximately 8.5" x 11" to the neatline. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1900
1900Cram

Model # AFR101
Sud-Africa-South Africa *****SOLD***** - Maker: Flemming
Antique hand colored map of South Africa in the mid-19th century, in German, with two insets of the Cape Town (Cap Stadt) and Tafel Bay area and Cape Town itself, very good condition, approx. 12.5 x 15.5 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: c. 1859
c. 1859Flemming

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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