10th period A.D. 395. The Division of the Roman Empire. Drawn by W. Hughes. 1846.
Title: Tenth period: A.D. 395. The Division of the Roman Empire.
Cartographer: W. Hughes.
Engraver: W. Hughes.
Publisher: Seeley Burnside & Seeley, London.
Source: An Historical Atlas: In A Series of Maps of the World as Known at Different Periods.
Size: approx. 20 x 13 1/8 inches.
Description: Original hand colored dramatic celestial type map of the known Roman Empire in the tenth period (A.D. 395). There are two explanations for the color coding. The map extends from Spain all the way to China. This map is Scarce.
Condition: Very Good.
Some paper aging/foxing. Central fold. Small closed tear to bottom margin of the fold. Rust marks to the reverse that do not show on the front. Minor soiling.