Auction 96, Lot 405

"Palestine with The Hauran and the adjacent districts", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1843 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

12.2 x 15.5 inches
31 x 39.4 cm

Detailed map of the region of present-day Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, and part of Syria. Inset plan of Jerusalem. Interesting notations such as "The whole district of Hauran is full of ruined villages, built entirely of stone, and belonging to the time of the Romans." Published by Chapman & Hall.


Condition: B

Issued with a small tab extending the map in the north - now partially torn.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $85

Closed on 9/12/2001