PACIFIC ISLANDS. Polynesia Hawaii Samoa Fiji Tonga Tahiti Cook. SDUK 1857 map
Contributor:Antiqua Print Gallery / Alamy Stock Photo
File size:46.6 MB (1.8 MB Compressed download)
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Dimensions:4455 x 3653 px | 37.7 x 30.9 cm | 14.9 x 12.2 inches | 300dpi
Date taken:9 September 2020
This image could have imperfections as it’s either historical or reportage.
POLYNESIA, OR ISLANDS IN THE PACIFIC OCEAN. Mariana or Ladrones, Pelew Islands. or Palaos, Gilbert Islands. or Scarborough Range, Marshall Islands, Otdia or Romanzoff Group, Galapagos Islands, Marquesas Islands or Mendana Archipelago, Sandwich Islands, Samoa or Navigator Islands, Fiji Islands, Tonga or Friendly Islands, Tonga-Tabou Island; The Low Archipelago (inc Society Islands), Otaheite or Tahiti, Cooks or Hervey Isles, Pitcairn Island, Juan Fernandez, Admiralty Isles, New Ireland or Tombara, New Britain or Birara, Salomon (Solomon) Islands, Santa Cruz Islands, Vanikoro Island. Artist/engraver/cartographer: Engraved by J & C Walker. Provenance: "The Family Atlas under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge", published by Edward Stanford, London. Type: Antique steel engraved map with original hand colouring. The map includes numerous comments about the dates of discovery of each island, the names of the explorers who discovered the islands and other later visitors, the perceived characteristics of the native peoples, and the availability of raw materials and tradeable products.