London: J.D. Potter, 1893. unbound. Sea chart. Engraving with hand coloring. Image measures 19" x 25.5" very good.
Engraving of Tunis and its surrounding waters. Based on French government surveys from 1882-86. Originally published in 1888 by Captain W.J.L. Wharton and distributed by sea chart dealer J.D. Potter. Includes topographical details of land as well as railways and the city of Carthage. Hand coloring depicts gas lit buoys and lighthouses. Soundings in fathoms. Good overall condition with narrow margins. Minor chipping along left edge, and top margin disrupts border along top edge. Image is sharp and clean with only slight scuff marks in the Lake of Tunis.