Scroll with Nine Historical Maps showing Daimyo Lands Hand drawn and coloured with lords and provinces all named
Important though untitled, unmounted scroll showing the lands of each daimyo in Japan with maps from Eisho 6 (1509), Koji 2 (1556), Eiroku 11 (1568), Tensho 5 (1578), Tensho 10 (1583), Tensho 14, (1587), Genna 1 (1615), Kansei era (1789-1801) and the most recent one Tempo 5 (1834) indicating this was probably written around 1840.
Writer unknown. c1840.
approx. 10 metres x 27.5cm.
Wear with minor loss to first map. Otherwise very good with general age wear and a few stray marks.