Auction 134, Lot 531

"Karte von Gouvernement Astrachan - aufgenommen im Jahre 1852 vom Geometer Milewanoff [on sheet with] Karte vom Wolga-Delta und dem Distrikt der Bugor. - Entworfen im Jahre 1856 von Andrei Nasaroff, Conduktor der K. Russ Astrachanschen Salz-Verwaltung.", Petermann, Augustus Herman

Subject: Russia

Period: 1858 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16.6 x 20.6 inches
42.2 x 52.3 cm

Highly detailed map of the Volga River covers from the delta on the Caspian Sea in the up stream to above Nikolaewsky. With a large inset of the delta region in extreme detail and showing Astrachan in a block street layout. The historical diagram at lower left shows the river's change in flow between 1853 - 1857. Blank verso.

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Condition: A

Very good to fine. Folding as issued.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 12/1/2010

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