Africa Abyssinia Nubia detailed 1855 Dufour old map hand color scarceAntiqueMapsPrints.com
(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.