Barbary North Africa Tripoli rare c.1798 antique engraved map W&B #855
$ 59.95

Barbary

(Northern Africa, Morocco, Algeria, Tunis, Tripoli, Nile Delta, Sinai)

Issued c.1798, Philadelphia

An rare antique engraved minature map, produced in America in the eighteenth century.

Printed in the 18th century on paper which has age toned as always, but which remains sound & well preserved.

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 lovely map worthy of display which is not often seen.

In Fair to Good or better condition, normal light age toning to sheet as typical, as well as a some light but moderate small age staining or foxing, overall the image is clean, well preserved and very attractive

A little known small map which any collector, dealer, institution or person of artistic taste would be happy to own.

Sheet measures c.  3 3/8" H x  5" W.

Printed area measures c. 2 3/8" H x  3 5/8" W

Wheat & Brun, Maps Produced in America Before 1800 , 855

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