Auction 137, Lot 676

"Turkey in Asia", Thomson, John

Subject: Middle East

Period: 1817 (published)

Publication: The New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20 x 15.5 inches
50.8 x 39.4 cm

This interesting and highly detailed map includes Turkey, Cyprus, Syria, Armenia, Georgia, and parts of Israel, Iran , Iraq, and Azerbaijan. The map includes the holy city of Jerusalem, as well as numerous towns, roads, and topographical features. Engraved by William Dassauville.

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Condition: A

Original color and wide margins, with a short centerfold separation at bottom that does not enter map image, and some light stains in blank margins.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $110

Closed on 9/14/2011

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