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Collins’ Chart of the Black Sea

SKU: 8997
£200.00

Title:
Collins’ Chart of the Black Sea

Date of publication:
c.1854

Printed Measurement:
55.5 x 74 cm sheet size

Colour:
original

Mapmaker(s):

  • Henry George Collins
  • Collins’ Chart of the Black Sea/Collins’ New Map of the Black Sea, shewing all the fortifications &c on an extended scale.

    Lithographed folding map of the Black Sea, sheet size 55.5 x 74 cm, map 48 x 65 cm, original hand colour, some wormholes, mostly to left hand margin, blank verso, folding into original printed paper wrappers. Contemporary with the Crimean War, probably published during the early stages of the conflict before the focus shifted specifically to the Crimea itself and the great naval base of Sevastopol.