AN ANTIQUE (c mid 1800s) CANVAS BACKED FRENCH MAP.’CARTE GEOLOGIQUE HISTORICAL
AN ANTIQUE (c mid 1800s) CANVAS BACKED FRENCH MAP.'CARTE GEOLOGIQUE HISTORICAL

AN ANTIQUE (c mid 1800s) CANVAS BACKED FRENCH MAP.'CARTE GEOLOGIQUE HISTORICAL

AN ANTIQUE (c mid 1800s) CANVAS BACKED FRENCH MAP.'CARTE GEOLOGIQUE HISTORICAL

AN ANTIQUE (c mid 1800s) CANVAS BACKED FRENCH MAP.'CARTE GEOLOGIQUE HISTORICAL

AN ANTIQUE (c mid 1800s) CANVAS BACKED FRENCH MAP.'CARTE GEOLOGIQUE HISTORICAL

AN ANTIQUE (c mid 1800s) CANVAS BACKED FRENCH MAP.'CARTE GEOLOGIQUE HISTORICAL

AN ANTIQUE (c mid 1800s) CANVAS BACKED FRENCH MAP.'CARTE GEOLOGIQUE HISTORICAL

THIS LISTING IS FOR A RARE, ORIGINAL FRENCH’CARTE GEOLOGIQUE’ (geological mining map) No2, HESSIAN BACKED COMPOSITE FOLDING MAP, COVERING THE: ET VILAINE & DU NORD DEPARTMENTS, AND THE TOWN OF PLOERMEL. THE POLYCHROME MAP IS MADE UP OF FIFTEEN SEPARATE PAPER SECTIONS, WHICH ARE ATTACHED TO THE HESSIAN BACKING. THE MAP MEASURES APPROXIMATELY 96cm X 69.5cm. THESE MAPS WERE PRODUCED BY USING THE’GEODIC TRIANGULATOR’ METHOD OF SURVEYING. THIS PROVED TO BE A CONSIDERABLY MORE ACCURATE METHOD OF MAPPING THAN HAD BEEN USED IN THE PAST, AND EVEN WHEN COMPARED WITH MODERN SATELLITE MAPPING, ARE EXTREMELY ACCURATE. THIS RARE MAP WOULD MAKE A GREAT ADDITION TO ANY CARTOGRAPHY COLLECTION. The item “AN ANTIQUE (c mid 1800s) CANVAS BACKED FRENCH MAP.’CARTE GEOLOGIQUE HISTORICAL” is in sale since Sunday, April 7, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “bretonbrocante” and is located in Swansea. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Era: 1800s
  • Type: HISTORICAL MAP
  • Date Range: 1800-1899
  • Country/Region: France
  • Year: MID 18th CENTURY SURVEY
  • Format: Folding Map
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Printing Technique: Lithography
  • FRENCH HESSIAN BACKED MAP: CARTE GEOLOGIQUE, HESSIAN BACKED MAP
  • ANTIQUE MAP: ANTIQUE COMPOSITE MAP
  • ANTIQUE COMPOSITE FRENCH MAP: HISTORICAL FRENCH MAP
  • CARTE GEOLOGIQUE: FRENCH HISTORICAL CARTE GEOLOGIQUE
  • FRENCH MAP: FRENCH CARTOGRAPHY
  • CARTE GEOLOGIUE FRENCH MAP: HESSIAN BACKED ‘CARTE GEOLOGIQUE’ MAP
  • HISTORICAL MAPS: FRENCH HISTORICAL MAPS
  • CARTOGRAPHY: ANTIQUE CARTOGRAPHY
  • geological maps: HISTORICAL GEOLOGICAL MAPS
  • FRENCH GEOLOGICAL MAPS: MINING
  • FRENCH MINING MAPS: HISTORICAL FRENCH MINING MAPS
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