Original 1826 Hand-Colored Custom Framed Antique Map Dufur GREECE Italy Turkey

Original 1826 Hand-Colored Custom Framed Antique Map Dufur GREECE Italy Turkey

"La Grece et ses colonies par A.H, Dufour" {Greece and its colonies by A.H. Dufour} circa 1826 map of central Europe engraved and hand colored with a decorative frame.

191 years old map depicting Greek territories selected towns, islands, and bodies of water identified. Countries include modern day: Greece, Italy, Turkey, Macedonia, Albania, and Bulgaria. Map is in french.

Mapmaker: Adolphe Hippolyte Dufour (1798-1865) was a French cartographer of considerable note who compiled many maps & atlases from the 1830's onward, at times on his own, at others in conjunction with contemporaries such as Wrotnowski & Duvotenay

Professionally framed and matted under glass. Purchased and authenticated by P. Kamarinos Antiquarian Bookshop in Athens, Greece.

Map dimensions: 12.5" x 9.5"

Outside frame dimensions: 18.5" x 16"

Map is in very good/excellent condition: No tears, wrinkling, or foxing. Minor brown staining and color bleeding.

This would make a great housewarming present or gift for a history buff.

The shipping estimate represents my best guess of the cost of shipping and packaging materials. If it works out to be cheaper, I will return the overcharge. Not looking to profit from shipping but also
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