Antique Nautical Maps & Charts, Nautical Prints & Ephemera


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Charming Pictorial Map of Portugal

Very fine map of Portugal by Botelho in a simple, folksy, pictorial style.

Portugal 1937 Exposition Internationale de Paris
Carlos Botelho   1937
Dorchester and Milton Massachusetts

Very rare map of Dorchester and Milton Massachusetts published by Edmund J. Baker of Milton, Mass.

A Map of the Towns of Dorchester and Milton
Edmund J. Baker   1831
Rare Map of Peking and Environs

Rare Map of Peking and Environs by the British War Office.

Peking and Environs From the German Staff Map of 1907
British War Office   1909
Very Rare Antique Chart of
Montrose, Scotland


Original antique navigation chart of Montrose (Montross), Scotland by civilian marine surveyor and cartographer John Adair.

Towne and Water of Montross
John Adair   1693/1703
Clipper-ship Broadsheet

Barbey: Plan de Chambre, 1845

Rare French Clipper-ship Advertisement
Isidore-Théodore Barbey   1845
Early Chart of Sydney, Australia

Fine first edition French Chart of the Harbor at Sydney, Australia (Port Jackson) based on surveys by Bougainville.

Plan du Port Jackson Leve a bord de la Fregate la Thetis
Bougainville / Depot de la Marine   1837
Very Rare Map of
South African Gold Fields


Very rare sales broadside of the Witwatersrand gold fields of Johannesburg.

Consolidated Gold Fields of South Africa Witwatersrand.
Central Section
Consolidated Gold Fields of South Africa   1897
Manuscript Charts
of
Vice Admiral Charles Favereau


Notebook with eight MS charts and port plans from the early training cruises of Vice-Admiral Charles Eugene Favereau (1856-1936)

Aspirant Charles Favereau MS Charts
Vice Admiral Charles Favereau   1875
Unrecorded Late Golden-age Dutch Sea Chart by Johannes Loots.

Previouly unrecorded nautical chart of the world by Dutch cartographer Johannes Loots.

Nieuwe Generale Wassende Gradige Paskaart
van de Geheele Werelt
Johannes Loots   1709