Persia Iran Armenia Azerbaijan Russia Afghanistan India 1890 Stieler old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Iran & Turan
(Persia / Afghanistan / Beluchistan / Caspian Sea/ India / Russia / etc.)
Issued Gotha, Germany, 1890 by Perthes for Stieler.
Fine, remarkably detailed late-19th century antique engraved map with original hand color.
There are numerous variant states of this detailed map which appear at first glance appear to be identical but in fact display numerous differences.
In VG, clean condition.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 19" x 15"
Engraved area measures c. 16" x 13"
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. IV, pg. 216.