Map of the World. Mercator’s Projection. Century Atlas. Original Map. 1902.
Title: The World on Mercator’s Projection, showing the chief countries and their colonies. No. 1.
Cartographer: Matthew-Northrup Works, Buffalo, NY.
Publisher: Century Company.
Source: Century Atlas of the World, New York.
Size: approx. 16 x 11 1/2 inches.
Description: American antique color map of the World. The map shows the main trade routes, boundaries and the main countries with their colonies. Scales are in Kilometers and Nautical Miles. There is also a scale of English Statute Miles at different latitudes.
Some paper aging/foxing. Central fold. 3/4 inch tear to the bottom of the fold. Margins and edges have slight water stains and one very small closed tear.