(Japan) Japan

Mapmaker: Anon. (Japanese)

(Japan) Japan


  • ~Catalog 61~
  • Japan

    It's a folding format that had been used in Japan for centuries, showing the islands on a long horizontal strip, emphasizing the major roads and including the cities, towns, and a stylized approach to the terrain. This map from the time of the expanding Japanese empire includes additions though, the islands of Taiwan and Lu-Chu, as well as the vast peninsula of Korea.

    Condition is good some minor wear and mostly marginal points of loss. Image size is approximately 9.75 x 42 (inches)