A map illustrating Hannibal's track through southern France, over the Alps into Italy. Hannibal (247 - 182 BC) was a Carthaginian general raised with a profound hatred of Rome, which had been gaining ground in the Mediterranean and dominating the trade routes.
Original hand colored copperplate engraving. Map including a handmade strong acid free passé partout
16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints. ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS, HAND COLORED. Guaranteed Absolutely Original authentic Maps and Prints. A Certificate of Authenticity (COA) will be supplied on request.
Size: Size: Passé partout app; 17.75 x 14.5 inches. 45 x 37.5 cm. Image app; 11 x 8 inches. 28 x 20.5 cm. Condition: Nice map in excellent condition, verso blanco.