Map, Aegyptus Antiqua, Alexandrian Egypt, by Pierre Duval, c. 1670, Latin text, Antique Original. With inset map showing western Mediterranean Alexandrian Empire. Sheet 540mm wide x 420mm.
Plate 500mm wide x 380mm. Small split lower fold line. Old repair verso to tear right side.
Each edge has verso 100mm long sticky adhesive residue from masking tape mounting strips. The back-lit photo shows the distinctive' shadow' around the chain [vertical] lines, found only on pre-1750'antique laid' paper, made with a single-faced laid & chain mould. Here are some of my map sales feedbacks :- Great item, perfect service, thanks,, rm1680(817),, Title page, Lucas J Waghenaer, J Doetecum, Spieghel der Zeevaerdt 1584 - 160? Excellent service,, rwhainsworth(15),, A Framed Map of Yorkshire by Richard Blome, after John Speed c.The item "Map, Alexandrian Egypt, Pierre Duval c. 1670, Aegyptus Antiqua Antique Original" is in sale since Monday, January 11, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "tinkers_dream" and is located in England. This item can be shipped worldwide.