Africa Abyssinia Nubia detailed 1855 Dufour old map hand color scarce
Africa Abyssinia Nubia detailed 1855 Dufour old map hand color scarce Africa Abyssinia Nubia detailed 1855 Dufour old map hand color scarce Africa Abyssinia Nubia detailed 1855 Dufour old map hand color scarce
$ 68.00

Abyssinie

(Abyssinia- Nubia- East Africa along Red Sea- Tigre)

Issued Paris, 1855 by Dufour. Engraved by Erhard. Lithographed by Tanneur et Co.

Focuses on this region with a level of detail not often seen for this era.

Excellent little mid-19th century antique map. Original hand color.

Clean, well preserved antique map with fine patina and visual appeal.

Original fold line as issued.

Sheet measures c. 15 1/2" x 11 1/2".

Printed area measures c. 12 1/2" x 9 1/2".

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, p. 396.

[R14517]