Turkey Ottoman Empire Georgia c.1850-5 antique hand colored 2 sheet mapBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Turkey in Asia, Georgia & Western Persia
(2 Sheets as issued)
Issued c.1850-5, London by Chapman & Hall
Fine original antique wax-engraved (cerographic) map with original outline hand color.
Printed on quality paper which retains its inherent structural flexibility and soundness.
In near VG or better condition, minor light surface age wear, and light uniform age toning as typical, overall the image is clean and very attractive [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws].
The printed area remains visually pleasing, a nice impression of an interesting antique map.
Any minor defects along the sheet edges and in the margins may be seen in the photos
Each sheet measures c. 9 5/8" W x 12 3/8" H.
Printed area measures c. 8 1/4" W x 11 1/4" H.