Germany Postal Map German Offices routes of travel 1768 Le Rouge old antique mapAntiqueMapsPrints.com
(Philately- Philatelic cartography - Germany / Denmark / France / Poland / Austria / Switzerland / etc.)
Issued Paris, 1767 by Le Rouge.
Lovely antique engraved map with original hand color.
Title indicates the routes and locations shown relate to postal routes, delivery of letters and mail. Thus would seem to indicate the major postal stops and paths of travel.
In VG to Fine or better condition, overall the image and paper remain clean, well preserved and very attractive.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 9 1/2" x 13"
Engraved area measures c. 8" x 11"
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , Vol. III, p. 121