Lot 564 of 576:
Bowen map of Caspian Sea 1747  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$24
Estimate:
$10 - $100

Title:
A New and Accurate Map of the Caspian Sea Laid down from the Memoirs of Soskam Sabbas a Georgian Prince

Author:
Bowen, Emanuel

Place:
London

Publisher:

Date:
1747

Description:

Copper-engraved map. 32.2x25 cm (12½x9¾").

The map is focused on the entire sea with various regions identified including Ghiwie, Usbeck, Corasan, Shirwan, and Astrakhan. The map is based on the writings of Sulchan Saba Orbeliani.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Marginal dampstains just intruding lightly into image at top and bottom right corners; very good.


 
Item number:
265920a
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