1818 Pinkerton Map of Northern Africa and the Mediterranean. WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS - NOT REPRODUCTIONS. Description: This fascinating hand colored 1818 map by Edinburgh cartographer John Pinkerton depicts northern Africa.Covers from Morocco to Siwa (Siwah) Oasis in the Libyan Desert. Focuses Morocco and the Mediterranean regions of Fez, Algeria, Tunisia and Tripoli.
Also shows the Kingdom of Fezzan. Though mostly desert Fezzan has numerous oaises and supported a relatively large population. This desert kingdom was a critical stopping point for trade caravans crossing the Sahara since antiquity.
Herbert and engraved by Samuel Neele under the direction of John Pinkerton. This map comes from the scarce American edition of Pinkerton's Modern Atlas, published by Thomas Dobson & Co.
Size: Printed area measures 20.5 inches high by 28 inches wide. Minor discoloration along original centerfold. Minor dampstaining in lower quadrants.
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 "1818 Pinkerton Map of Northern Africa and the Mediterranean" 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.