EARLY French Mineralogic Map, Circa 1750 / S. England, Northern France
EARLY French Mineralogic Map, Circa 1750 / S. England, Northern France

EARLY French Mineralogic Map, Circa 1750 / S. England, Northern France

EARLY French Mineralogic Map, Circa 1750 / S. England, Northern France

EARLY French Mineralogic Map, Circa 1750 / S. England, Northern France

EARLY French Mineralogic Map, Circa 1750 / S. England, Northern France

EARLY French Mineralogic Map, Circa 1750 / S. England, Northern France

Up for sale is an original Early French Map – “CARTE MINERALOGIQUE” – Mineralogic Map of Southern England and Northern France. Circa 1758 by Philippe Buache. He because the royal geographer in 1729. The map is approximately 12″ x 13 1/2″, including the border area. The map is on hand laid paper, and includes a beautiful decorative cartouche in the upper right hand corner. It is blank of the reverse side. The map is in Good condition. There is some age related browning and staining, particularly along the edges. There are a few nicks and chips along the edges these will not show when framed. The map has several crease/fold lines in it from being folded. There are some brown stains around the edges and a few light brown spots on the actual map area. Other stains and dings here and there. Still this is a GREAT MAP and will look fabulous when framed! These antique maps are a fabulous piece of history! The item “EARLY French Mineralogic Map, Circa 1750 / S. England, Northern France” is in sale since Wednesday, February 22, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “book14850″ and is located in Rockville, Maryland. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Condition: Used
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