Auction 104, Lot 547

"A New & Accurate Map of Persia with the adjacent Countries", Bowen, Emanuel

Subject: Persia

Period: 1747 (circa)


Color: Black & White

16.7 x 13.6 inches
42.4 x 34.5 cm

This fine map of the Persian Empire is packed with detail of the topography, cities, towns and roads. It covers the region from the Caucasus through present-day Afghanistan, Iraq and Iran. Decorated with a pictorial title cartouche and a small compass rose.


Condition: A

Bottom fold separation, just touching neatline, closed with archival tape.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $75

Closed on 9/10/2003