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Edward Stanford: Large scale Map of Afghanistan showing the present British Frontiers

Map: IC2761
 
Cartographer: Edward Stanford
Title: Large scale Map of Afghanistan showing the present British Frontiers
Date: 1880
Published: London
Width: 36 inches / 92 cm
Height: 30 inches / 77 cm
Map ref: IC2761
Description:
Separately issued folding map of Afghanistan and the Northwest Frontier showing the newly negotiated border after the Treaty of Gandamark.

The map was originally issued in 1879 but notes additions to July 1880, referring to the march of the British forces under General F. Roberts to relieve the British forces in Kandahar after hostilities had flared up in what has become known as the second phase of the Second Afghan War.

Original hand colour. Folded. [IC2761]