Original antique map EAST AFRICA, ETHIOPIA,'NUBIA & ABISSINIA', E Bowen, c. 1750
An original antique, copper-plate engraved map of part of East Africa by the renowned cartographer Emanuel Bowen. It was published in London in'A Complete System of Geography... The main map is fully titled'A New and Accurate map of Nubia & Abissinnia together with all the Kingdoms Tributary Thereto, and bordering upon them. Laid down from the best Authorities and regulated by Astronl. It has significant detail of place names along with various notes and includes a decorative title cartouche and a compass rose.
The printed area measures approximately 420mm x 345mm with small margins beyond, blank verso. Please study the photographs carefully to fully appreciate the condition. The item "Original antique map EAST AFRICA, ETHIOPIA,'NUBIA & ABISSINIA', E Bowen, c.
1750" is in sale since Thursday, June 7, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "mapsetcetera1" and is located in Menston, West Yorkshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Cartographer/Publisher: Emanuel Bowen
- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Format: Atlas Map
- Type: Atlas map
- Year: c.1750
- Date Range: 1700-1799
- Country/Region: Ethiopia
- Era: 1700s