1817 Thomson Large Antique Map Turkey in Asia - Black Sea Cyprus Syria Palestine

Cartographer : John Thomson

Description: 
This large beautifully hand coloured original antique map of The Ottoman Empire in Asia was engraved by William Dassauville and published by John Thomson in his 1817 edition of A New General Atlas of the World. (Ref Tooley M&B)

General Description:
Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy and stable
Paper color: - off white
Age of map color: - Original 
Colors used: - Yellow, pink, green, blue
General color appearance: - Authentic
Paper size: - 27in x 20in (685mm x 510mm)
Plate size: - 21in x 16in (535mm x 405mm)
Margins: - Min 1in (25mm)

Imperfections:
Margins: - Light spotting in margins
Plate area: - Bottom centerfold re-joined, light uplift
Verso: - Light soiling

$275.00