Asia Minor Syria Armenia Mesopotamia 1869 antique engraved hand color mapBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Klein-Asien & Syrien nebst den Westlichen theilen von Armenien, Kurdistan & Mesopotamien
(Turkey, Syria, West Armenia, Euphrates River, Fertile Crescent, Palestine, Gulf of Smyrna, Rhodes, Lesbos, Constantinople, Bosporus, Hellespont)
Issued 1869, Gotha, by Justus Perthes for Stieler's Hand Atlas
A pleasing antique engraved map with original hand color.
Printed in the mid-19th century on paper which has lightly age toned, but which remains sound & well preserved.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The zoomable images are 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 ].
In Good+ or better condition, normal light age toning to sheet as typical, as well as some minor light age staining or foxing, and a slight crease running parallel to the centerfold line, overall the image is clean, well preserved and very attractive.
A nice map which any collector, dealer, institution or person of artistic taste would be happy to own.
Sheet measures c. 14 3/8" H x 18 1/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 13" H x 16 5/8" W
Original fold line as issued.