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SA594189

Antique Admiralty Maritime Chart Hong Kong 1847

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Ash Antiques

This antique has been viewed 6 times in the past month with the most views from Ukraine.

Description

Antique early Victorian framed maritime chart view of Hong Kong harbour measures approximately 32&1/2 inches (82.5 cm) wide x 11&1/2 inches (29.2 cm) high x 3/4 inch (1.9 cm) back to front. Labeled in the lower right hand corner "1696c" , and to centre of base edge "London Published according to Act of Parliament at the Hydrographic Office of the Admiralty May 4th 1847. Sold by R. H. Bate Agent for the Admiralty Charts 21 Poultry". Also along the base edge of the picture with the descriptions: "Green Island West, Lantao Peak generally capped with clouds, Capsingmoon Pass, Stonecutters Island North". The print from the view originally drawn by Lieut. L. G. Heath in 1846 from HMS Iris. Stained and discolored with marks including one fox mark and another mark (see last two photos).
Internal Ref: 65421



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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Victorian.


Dimensions

Height = 29.2 cm (11.5")
Width = 82.5 cm (32.5")
Depth = 1.9 cm (0.7")


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Ash Antiques
Carmarthenshire
Wales
United Kingdom
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