This is an original 1857 black and white steel engraving of a map of the Bonin Group of Islands, also referred to in Japan as the Ogasawara Group.
This 154+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Moderate creasing.No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is light wrinkling on this map.
Product Type: Original Steel Engraving; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine ++
Dimensions: Approximately 6.75 x 9 inches; 17 x 23 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Antique Maps