Asia Minor Cyprus Lesbos Bosporus Rhodes 1830 antique engraved hand color mapBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
(Turkey, Lydia, Cyprus, Lesbos, Rhodes, Anti Taurus Mountains, Hellespont, Gulf of Issus)
Issued 1830, London, by Baldwin & Cradock
An attractive antique engraved map, with original outline hand color.
Printed in the 19th century, on paper which has gently age toned as always, but which remains sound, mostly clean & well preserved.
A detailed map worthy of display which is not often seen.
In Good or better condition; normal uniform minor age toning to sheet as typical, and light scattered staining, spotting or foxing, short tear along the fold-line atbottom left now closed on back, blank margin trimmed narrow as issued. Overall the printed image is clean, well preserved and very attractive.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The zoomable image is a major part of the item description. Please examine closely, as what you see is what we will send you. [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws ].
A fascinating antique map which any collector, dealer, institution or person of artistic taste would be happy to own and display.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 13 1/2" H x 17 7/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 11 3/4" H x 16 1/8" W