GEOGRAPHICAL FAN. Double-Hemisphere World Map. Japan: ca 1880s

$ 6,800.00

GEOGRAPHICAL FAN. Double-Hemisphere World Map. Japan: ca 1880s

2 wood-engraved leaves (5 4/8 inches in depth), printed in black, over 30 bamboo rods (9 4/8 inches in length), held together by a brass spindle.

A fine Japanese geographical fan showing a double hemisphere map of the world and geographical descriptions, the verso decorated with a map of Japan and a view of a shrine