1865 Antique Map of Greece Athens Attica Ancient Roman Empire LATIN Engraving
Folio Map Published by Gotha. 1865 - Map itself is undated. TYPE : Antique Hand Coloured Engraving. CONDITION: Good condition, perfectly suitable for framing, Given the fact this map is over 155 years old, there are minor Signs of age marks yellowing and potential marks / spots / stains / foxing. Pre folded and creased, Please review the outer edges, as this is where most of signs of age is likely to appear. Potentially some small aged tape repairs to crease - edges. You will receive the item pictured, so the pictures are integral to the condition report and listing.
Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time. This is a folio map from the 1865 edition of the'Orbis Antiqui Descriptio' All the text is in Latin.
AUTHENTICITY : This is an authentic historic map, published at the date stated above. It is not a modern copy. VERSO : Some Maps have a title / reference printed on the back - see pictures for confirmation - you will receive the item pictured. T H Menke published by Gotha Justus Perthes. Johann Georg Justus Perthes (11 September 1749, Rudolstadt, Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt - 2 May 1816, Gotha, Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg) was a German publisher and founder of the publishing house that bears his name.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps".london" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Original Folio: Orbis Antiqui Descriptio
- Map View: World
- Cartographer/Publisher: T H Menke
- Printing Technique: Engraving
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Language: Latin
- Approx Size When Unfolded: 32cm x 25cm Approx
- Printer: Gotha Justus Perthes
- Format: Sheet Map
- Type: Thematic Map
- Year: 1865
- Date Range: 1800-1899
- Era: 1800s
- Antique: Yes