Auction 125, Lot 510

"Post-Og Veilaengde-Kort over Kongeriget Danmark med Hertigdommerne Slesvig, Holstein og Lauenburg…",

Subject: Denmark

Period: 1859 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
17.8 x 21 inches
45.2 x 53.3 cm

This map was issued by the Postmaster of Denmark to show all post offices and postal routes in 1859. It details the country with heavy overprinting to indicate the various postal routes. External postal routes are shown in the sea to places like Bergen, Newcastle, London, New York, New Orleans, St. Petersburg and many more. Inset of the Bornholm region. With fancy titling and multi-ruled borders.

References:

Condition: A

Near fine example with just a little marginal soiling at left. Issued folding, now pressed.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Unsold

Closed on 9/24/2008

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