Chart: Whale chart of the world, 1851; Matthew Maury; Matthew Maury

From

New Zealand Maritime Museum

Name/Title

Chart: Whale chart of the world, 1851

About this object

two copies of an 1851 chart of whale populations created by M.F Maury, AM Lieut, US Navy, derived from logbooks of whaling voyages.

Maker

Matthew Maury

Maker

Matthew Maury

Place Made

United States of America

Medium and Materials

Paper

Measurements

Width: 965mm (3 3/16ft)
Height (mm): 635mm (2 1/16ft)

Subject and Association Keywords

Whaling & Sealing/[Maritime Trades]

Object Type

Plans & Charts/History

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