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Auction 189, Lot 488

"Ost Preussen II. Bl.", Schraembl, Franz Anton

Subject: Northeastern Poland & Kaliningrad

Period: 1800 (circa)

Publication: Allgemeiner Grosser Atlas

Color: Hand Color

22.3 x 18.1 inches
56.6 x 46 cm
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This is one of the central sheets in a 5-sheet map of eastern Prussia, which included eastern Poland, present-day Kaliningrad, and part of Lithuania. Each of the sheet could stand on its own with full borders. This sheet focuses on the region along the Baltic Sea from Gdańsk to the city of Kaliningrad, and is filled with towns, roads, political boundaries, rivers, and forests. The larges cities are depicted as miniature fortified plans.

References: Rumsey #12498.118.

Condition: A

A nice impression on a sturdy, watermarked sheet with a small worm hole in the image.

Estimate: $200 - $230


Closed on 9/14/2022