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Description:This large beautifully hand coloured original antique map of ancient Germany & central Europe stretching from Poland to Italy to Denmark was engraved in 1689 - the date is engraved in the title cartouche - and was published by Nicholas Sanson in his atlas Cartes Generales de Toutes les Parties du Monde. (Ref:Tooley; Koeman)
General Description: Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy and stable Paper color: - White Age of map color: - Early color Colors used: - Yellow, green, pink General color appearance: - Authentic Paper size: - 24in x 18 1/2in (610mm x 470mm) Plate size: - 21 1/2in x 16in (545mm x 405mm) Margins: - Min 1in (25mm)
Imperfections: Margins: - None Plate area: - Very small hole adjacent to top centerfold Verso: - None