"Syria", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
Subject: Middle East
Period: 1843 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
12.3 x 15.5 inches
31.2 x 39.4 cm
Fine detailed map of the region including present-day Syria, Lebanon and northern Israel. A large inset provides a continuation from the Dead Sea to Mount Sinai on the same scale. Filled in incredible detail typical of the Society's maps.
Lightly toned with a manuscript ink notation in bottom margin.