US Naval Chart of Tahiti

£200.00

South Pacific Ocean – Society Islands – Tahiti and Moorea (Otaheite and Eimeo)

In stock

Derived from French surveys of 1869 and 1885, the first US edition of this chart of Tahiti was printed in 1902; in the imprint this is stated to be the 6th edition, corrected to February 1927.

Condition & Materials

US naval chart, sheet 2065, sheet size 55 x 75.5 cm, black and white with a pale ochre tint, ink stamp confirming corrections to 30 April 1927, one or two light creases, blank verso; detail includes soundings, anchorages, relief etc.

Title

US Naval Chart of Tahiti

Mapmaker(s)

US Navy Hydrographic Office

Place of publication

Washington

Date of publication

1927

Colour

original

Printed Area Measurements

55 x 75.5 cm [sheet size]