Antique maps of the Ocean present an interesting view of the many changes in navigation and discovery of the Oceans over the Centuries. These original old maps of Oceans show the ebb and flow of discovery and colonization. Vintage maps of the Oceans often show fictitious areas from incorrect geographic assumptions. Ocean and coastline mapping changed over the years as one power rose and another declined. These historical Ocean maps are truly pieces of Oceanic history on paper.