1762 Bonne Map of Egypt. WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS - NOT REPRODUCTIONS. Title: Carte De L'Egypte Ancienne et Moderne Dresse sur plusieurs Cartes Manus crites, assijeties aux observations Astronomique, Combinees avec les Itineraires Anciens et Modernes.
Description: A beautiful example of Rigobert Bonne's 1762 decorative map Egypt. Covers from the Nile Delta south as far as Aswan and the border with Nubia and includes the Sinai and parts of the Red Sea. Makes note of both ancient and modern c. Details various Sheikdoms, Prefectures and Provinces throughout.
An elaborate decorative title cartouche in the upper right quadrant features stylized date palms, the Nile cataracts, and a typically monstrous Nile crocodile. Bonne in 1762 for issue as plate no.
29 in Jean Lattre's 1776 issue of the Atlas Moderne. Size: Printed area measures 18 inches high by 12.5 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 "1762 Bonne Map of Egypt" is in sale since Tuesday, October 8, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "geographicusmaps" and is located in 11221. This item can be shipped worldwide.