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1855 Spruneri Map of North Africa in Ancient Times (Carthage, Alexandria)

1855 Spruneri Map of North Africa in Ancient Times (Carthage, Alexandria)

1855 Spruneri Map of North Africa in Ancient Times (Carthage, Alexandria)

1855 Spruneri Map of North Africa in Ancient Times (Carthage, Alexandria). WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS - NOT REPRODUCTIONS.

Title: Mauretania, Numidia et Africa Propria. Description: This hand colored map is a steel plate lithograph depicting the western part of North Africa in ancient times.

This area contains the city of Carthage, leveled by Rome at the end of the third Punic war. Carthage's great general Hannibal, nearly conquered Rome with his highly trained war elephants, before being turned back at the very brink of victory. Includes insets city plans of Carthage, Tyrene, and Alexandria in Egypt. Today this region includes the nations of Tunisia, Morocco, and Algeria. It was published in 1855 by the legendary German cartographer Justus Perthes.

Issued as part of the the'Spruneri Atlas Antiquarie. Size: Printed area measures 13 inches high by 16 inches wide. If your address is a P. Duty varies by country and we cannot predict the amount you will be charged.

Some countries are duty free, others are not. Other Services Conservation Framing: Geographicus recommends basic conservation framing services for any antique paper.

We do not offer this service. Antique Map Restoration: Geographicus can repair and restore your antique map. Services include deacidification cleaning flattening and backing. The item "1855 Spruneri Map of North Africa in Ancient Times (Carthage, Alexandria)" is in sale since Thursday, August 22, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "geographicusmaps" and is located in Brooklyn, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
1855 Spruneri Map of North Africa in Ancient Times (Carthage, Alexandria)