Greece Greek islands Ionian Islands Athens city plan 1866 Berghaus old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Konigreich Greichenland und die Ionischen Inseln.
(Europe / Greece / Greek islands/ Ionian Islands).
Issued 1866, Gotha, Germany by Perthes for Ad. Stieler. Cartography by Berghaus.
Includes insets of Athens with key and Piraeus at top right, population table for Rumelia & Morea below title.
Scarce and interesting mid-19th century antique map which only appears in this version for a very short period of time. Engraved with original outline hand color.
Sheet displays small minor signs of age, light evidence of some handling, but overall still clean and well preserved. Fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 14 1/2" x 17 3/4".
Printed area measures c. 12 1/2" x 16 1/8".
Espenhorst, Bibliographisches Hanbuch- Andree, Stieler, Meyer & Co., p. 110; 126.96.36.199.
Wolter & Grim, Images of the World, pp. 208-18.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4, p. 216-7.