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Egypt/Abyssinia


This sheet from Thomson's New General Atlas contains two highly detailed and self-contained maps: the Nile Valley on the left; Abyssinia (Ethiopia) on the right. In the latter, the tracks of explorers, armies, and caravans are picked out in color (a color key appears at the bottom of the Abyssinia map).
Item Number: sw1613
Cartographer: Thomson
Place & Date: Edinburgh / 1817
Size: 23 1/2" x 19 1/2"
Condition: overall age toning and light overprinting
Price: $315.00