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Printed Map (Engraving, Colour-Printed) Showing Meteorological Information Entitled 'Hyetographic or Rain Map of Europe ...', by Alexander Keith Johnston, Engraved and Printed by W. and A. K. Johnston, Edinburgh, 1854

Inventory Number: 13487
Object Type:
Persons: Alexander Keith Johnston (Engraver and Printer)
Sir William Johnston
Date Created: 1854
Accession Number: 2012-12/4
Brief Description: Colour-printed meteorological map of Europe, with additional inset of British Isles top left. Large folded sheet, with mounting strip at outer crease. One of 5 meteorological maps (13487 to 13491) from the second edition of Johnston's 'Physical Atlas'. For historical commentary see narratives.
Primary Inscriptions: Entitled: 'Hyetographic or Rain Map of Europe with an enlarged Rain Map of the British Isles. by A. K. Johnston. F.R.S.E.'. Above image: 'Physical Atlas Meteorology No.4 Plate 21'. Below: 'Engraved by W. & A. K. Johnston.' and 'William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London.'.
Provenance: Purchased from Sanders of Oxford in 2012.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
556 673 mm

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