ANTIQUE MAPS AFRICA - set of 4. This is a particular map as it depicts the African coastline with an unusual orientation: the part of coast that goes from Morocco to Cyrenaicae (Libya) is placed on the left side of the map, while parts of the coastline between Libya and the Red Sea are featured on the right side of the paper. The map indicates several ancient towns (such as Thebes, Memphis, Babylon, Meroe etc), rivers, mountains and other topographical characteristics.Sheet size: 42.3 x 52 cm Good condition, minor staining at the top of the map. This map shows the Gold Coast and part of the Ivory Coast along the Gulf of Guinea, stretching from approximately Abidjan, Ivory Coast to the Volta River in Ghana. 3: Egypt, Carte de l'Egypte ancienne et moderne WEIGEL & KOHLER, Christopher WEIGEL and published in 1720 in France, Size 51 x 41 cm beautiful map published in Italy and France with excellent colouring, wide margins and geographically well detailed at every point. In fairly good condition, as pictured. Folio map, original copper engraving 4: Egypt , Cairo Aegyptus Inferior sive Delta - ZANNONI, LATTRE & JANVIER, published circa 1762-70, overall dimensions: 54 x 38 cm, beautiful map published in Italy and France with excellent colouring, wide margins and geographically well detailed at every point. Folio map, original copper engraving. ALL MAPS ARE ORIGINAL COOPER ENGRAVINGS. Please message me for more detailed pictures if interested. ALL maps have blank reverse. The item "ANTIQUE MAPS AFRICA set of 4" is in sale since Sunday, July 18, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps".sebas" and is located in London.
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