1770 Seven YearsâÃô War Manuscript Map of Dunkirk, France
1770 Seven YearsâÃô War Manuscript Map of Dunkirk, France

1770 Seven YearsâÃô War Manuscript Map of Dunkirk, France. WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS – NOT REPRODUCTIONS. Probably dating from the Seven YearsâÃô War (1756 – 1763) or slightly after, this map focuses on the two major canals giving access to Dunkirk’s Harbor, the Canal du Mardick, take center stage an is just above the cartouche. Dunkirk was of special significance as the primary access point to French inland navigation. Canals extending south from the Canal du Mardick, including the Canal de Furnes, Canal de Burgues, the Canal de Bourburg, connect to France’s major northwestern rivers, including the Aa, the Escaut, the Lys, and the Furnes. It is not clear who produced this map but it has the aspect of a French Ecole Militaire mapping and was likely drawn by a hand trained in French military mapping protocol. Size: Printed area measures 8 inches high by 12.5 inches wide. 1 – 10 days. If your address is a P. Duty varies by country and we cannot predict the amount you will be charged. Some countries are duty free, others are not. Other Services Conservation Framing: Geographicus recommends basic conservation framing services for any antique paper. We do not offer this service. Antique Map Restoration: Geographicus can repair and restore your antique map. Services include deacidification cleaning flattening and backing. The item “1770 Seven YearsâÃô War Manuscript Map of Dunkirk, France” is in sale since Monday, April 15, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “geographicusmaps” and is located in 11221. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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