1872 Antique Map of Ancient Greece Crete Cyclades Rare Hand Coloured Engraving
Rare Large Original Antique Hand Coloured Engraved Map - Heinrich Kiepert. 1872 (Map may or may not have an earlier date or no date at all, as this is when it was drawn up, this actual map was printed in 1872). TYPE : Antique map Hand Coloured Engraving. CONDITION: Good perfectly suitable for framing, Given the fact this map is over 149 years old, there are Signs of age marks yellowing and potential marks / spots / stains / foxing ink and pencil marks / notes. 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 some maps. 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 an original map from an rare and highly sought after elephant folio edition of the'Atlas Von Hellas Und Den Hellenishen Colonien' As the map was published in Germany the Text is in German, and other traditional classical languages. AUTHENTICITY : This is an authentic historic map, published at the date stated above. It is not a modern copy.
VERSO : see pictures for confirmation - you will receive the item pictured. Nicolaische Verlagsbuchhandlung Berlin, Germany, 1872. 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.
- Antique: Yes
- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Map View: World
- Date Range: 1800-1899
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Theme: Classical Geography
- Era: 1800s
- Format: Atlas Map
- Hand Coloured: Yes
- Original Folio: Atlas Von Hellas Und Den Hellenishen Colonien
- Engraver / Printer: Nicolaische Verlagsbuchhandlung
- Cartographer/Publisher: Henrich Kiepert
- Type: Thematic Map
- Theme 2: Greek Classical Antiquity
- Approx Size: 48cm x 60cm Approx
- Language: German
- Year: 1872