It is on good quality paper with a blank reverse and is suitable for matting and framing. It measures overall including borders 298 x 228 mm ( 11.75 x 9 " ) approx. There are "as published" folds to the map. There is a little age yellowing, with handling marks. There is a small fold to one of the border corners - please check the larger picture for condition. This item will be shipped flat in a board backed envelope, and protected inside that envelope by a plastic sleeve. Please Feel free to ask any questions, we will try to answer promptly.
The term "an original print/map" is a pictorial image/map made in a manner which allows it to be multiplied, and originating from the date stated. This includes examples of various methods of printmaking including engravings, lithographs, etchings, woodcuts etc. Inevitably many of these maps/prints would have originally been bound in books, as was this one.