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

Cartographer : John Thomson

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)

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