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Sale 2490 Lot 50
P. GINNER (DATES UNKNOWN) KILIMANJARO / TANGANYIKA TERRITORY. Circa 1940s.
30x22 inches, 76 1/4x56 cm. Fosh & Cross, London.
Condition B+: sharp horizontal fold above text.
Mount Kilimanjaro has achieved near-mythical status throughout the world. It is, in fact, comprised of three volcanic cones, of which the largest and most frequently-depicted is named "Kibo." The British controlled the Tanganyika Territory from 1916 until 1961. It is unusual that such a prominent attraction should have been featured on so few posters. rare.
Estimate $800 - 1,200Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,625