1871 Antique Map THE WORLD Rainfall Distribution CURRENTS Isothermal Lines

Product code: B11
£24.00
Original 1871 antique meteorological map of The World: Rainfall Distribution; Mean Annual Rainfall; Currents; Isothermal Lines. In colour

Original Victorian Map RAINFALL Ocean Currents ISOTHERMAL LINES Meteorological 1871

   

Type: Meteorological Map
Date: 1871
Title: Physical Map of The World Showing Currents and Isothermal Lines.
Size overall: 365x274mm (14.25x10.75 ") approx. sleekburnc.
Provenance: For Stamford's Georgraphical Establishment, London. Publisher: William Mackenzie Glasgow, Edinburgh & London 1871.

There is an inset titled Map Showing Comparative Distribution of Rainshowing Zone of Variable Rains.
A table with the Mean Annual Rainfall in various cities e.g. Washington USA - New Yorik - Toronto - Philidelphia Kingston Jamaica - Havanna (Havana Cuba) - Paramaribo - St Petersburg - rieve - Paris Melbourne - Bombay (Mumbai) - Sydney - Singapore etc. c.keenlyside.

It also highlights: Extension of Japanese Current - Equatorial Counter Current - Gulf Stream - North East Branch of Gulf Stream - Southern Connecting Current - Cape horn Current - Mexican Current - Rennells Current - Bengal Current - Antarctic and Arctic Currents - Mean Annual Temperatures - and much more. Sleekburnc.miel 

CONDITION/DIMENSIONS

This is an original map from the date stated and not a later reproduction.

 

Suitable for framing. The map measures overall 365 x 274 mm ( 12.25 x 9.5 " ) approx. including borders. It is on good quality paper with a blank reverse. There is an original 'as published' fold to the centre. A little age yellowing and light wear to edges; there are two minute splits at either end of fold - please refer to images. This item will be packaged inside a protective plastic sleeve inside a board backed envelope. "Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text.

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Condition New
Product Code B11
Weight 0.21kg