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Within the same title all maps are listed chronologically. Measurements are given in centimetres, height by width, excluding margins.

Arabia, Iraq, Persia

Antique Maps and Prints of Arabia, Iraq, Persia, the Red Sea and the Gulf of Persia

Exchange rate (approximately):  £ 1.00 = EUR 1.10 = US-$ 1.25

409A. Lizars, W. ‘ARABIA’. Map of Arabia with the adjacent countries of Egypt and Nubia. William Lizars ca. 1845 [18973] 39 x 50 cm. Original outline colour. Excellent condition. £250
H18973ArabiaLizars.JPG (103288 bytes)

412. Weller, E. ‘ARABIA’. Large detailed map of Arabia. Edward Weller for Weekly Dispatch Atlas ca. 1861 [17178] 30 x 43 cm. Original outline Colour. Excellent condition. £200
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413. Weller, E. ‘ARABIA’. Large detailed map of Arabia, the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf. Published by Cassell, Petter & Galpin in London and drawn by Edward Weller ca. 1861 [29717] 30 x 43 cm. Full recent hand colour. Excellent condition. £200
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414. Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. ‘PERSIA, ARABIA’. Antique map of Arabia and Persia. Thomas and Cowperthwait in Philadelphia for Mitchell ca. 1850 [24631] 31 x 38 cm. Full original colour. Excellent condition. £175
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415. Lapie, P. ‘TURQUIE D’ASIE, ARABIE, PERSE...’. Antique map of Arabia, Turkey and Persia. Pierre Lapie ca. 1824 [21711] 22 x 30 cm. Original outline colour. Excellent condition. £75
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418. Admiralty Charts. ‘PERSIAN GULF - KHOR MUSA’. Deatiled sea chart of the bay of Khor Musa on the Iran - Iraq border with three inset charts of Khor Mashur, The Bar at Khor Musa and Bandar Shapur, from the latest information in the Hydrographic Department to 1948. Published under the Superintendence of Rear Admiral A. G. N. Wyatt by the Admiralty 1948 [26439] 99 x 66 cm. Uncoloured with overall olive tint. Excellent condition. £280
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419. Anonymous. ‘THE PILGRIMAGE TO MECCA’. View of Mecca, showing the Kaaba and the Great Mosque, surrounded by ten further images of scenes connected to Mecca and the Hajj. Double page wood engraving, published by Harper’s Weekly 1865 [29881]
35 x 52 cm. Full recent hand colour. Excellent condition £250
Uncommon antique Islamic Pilgrimage scenes.
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423. Reichard, C. G. ‘PERSIEN NACH SEINEM NEUESTEN ZUSTANDE...’. Antique map of Iran with parts of Afghanistan and Pakistan. Christian Gottlieb Reichard for Verlag des Geograph. Instituts Weimar 1817 [25838] 52 x 68 cm. Original outline colour. Excellent condition. £150
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424. Ottens, R. & J. ‘REGNUM PERSICUM IMPERIUM TURCICUM IN ASIA...’. Detailed large map of Persia and Turkey in Asia, reaching fom the Mediterranean and the Black Sea to the Caspian Sea and further to Afghanistan, printed on two sheets and joined. Published by Reinier and Joshua Ottens ca. 1740 [23773] 50 x 88 cm. The two cartouches uncoloured, the map in original outline colour. Short section of upper and lower border strengthened verso. Very good condition. £500
Uncommon. - The Dutch Ottens firm of publishers assembled their atlases to order, the maps were often published separately like this copy, which was included in the private collection of a European aristocratic family.
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