Relief map of the Netherlands and Belgium


Accession Number: 1998.80.79

Scope & Content: Title and creator's name provided in print and raised letters in German, upper left corner, and in braille, top center and left corner; mapped area has print labeling; large bodies of water have slightly raised horizontal lines; landmass is slightly higher with mountainous areas prominent; rivers are indicated by raised lines and boundaries by raised dotted lines; major cities are indicated by raised dots and print labeling; latitude and longitude are marked by short raised lines with print ant braille numbers around perimiter of map; scale of miles appears in print and braille. Martin Kunz was director of the Blind Institute at Illzach, Germany and the leading producer of maps in Europe during the 1890s.

Creator: Kunz, Martin.

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Collection: APH Collection

Credit Line: APH Collection, 1998.80

Publisher: Ilzach, Germany

Publisher Place: Ilzach, Germany

Publish Date: 1888

Subjects: Geography Maps for the blind and visually impaired Netherlands Belgium