Auction 116, Lot 512

"Map of the German Confederated States including the Kingdom of Prussia…", Wyld, James

Subject: Europe - Central

Period: 1842 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
29.8 x 25 inches
75.7 x 63.5 cm

This is an extremely detailed map of the states comprising the German Confederation, extending from Denmark and The Netherlands to Italy and the Balkans, and from France to Russia. A table list the 30 states in the Confederation. The map is particularly notable for its depiction of the roads and early railroads. The large map is surrounded in a key-board border and is dissected and folded at top, as issued.

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Condition: B

Fine original outline color. Bit of light offsetting, else very good.

Estimate: $230 - $275

Sold for: $170

Closed on 9/20/2006

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