“CENTRAL AFRICA” New York: Arbuckle Bros., c. 1889. Color-lithograph with original color.
This colorful miniature map of Central Africa was produced by the Arbuckle Coffee Company as an incentive to purchase their coffee. The government is defined as a “Semi-Barbarous States.” The area, population, major cities, towns and rivers are identified. The surrounding views depict native tribal accessories and a group of majestic ostriches.
(Image: 2 7/8 x 4 7/8”)
Presented in an archival 8 x 10'' mat.