Egypt Nile River Nubia Cairo Archaeological Notations c. 1846-9 Mitchell mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Africa, Egypt, Nubia, Nile River, Cairo, Alexandria).
Issued c. 1846-9, Philadelphia by S.A. Mitchell.
19th century engraved map with original hand color. Mitchell maps of this mid-century era were issued with a range of color as well as variant decorative borders.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any small age spots or minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 12 1/2"H x 15 1/4" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 10 1/2" H x 13 1/2" W.
Reps, American Maps and Mapmakers, p. 313.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4, pp. 260.