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Turkey III Greece and Candia, Baldwin & Cradock 1829
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Greece And Candia" (1829) Old map by Baldwin & Cradock

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A very nice outline hand colored copper engraving in very good condition.

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Unveiling the Aegean: "Turkey III. Containing The Southern Part Of Greece And Candia" (1829) by Baldwin & Cradock - A Treasure from MAPandMAPs

Experience Over 50 Years of Expertise in Antique Maps

At MAPandMAPs, our passion for historical cartography spans over half a century. Today, we're delighted to offer this captivating antique map of Greece and Candia (Crete), crafted in 1829 by Baldwin & Cradock. This steel plate engraved map features outline hand-coloring and offers a glimpse into the region at a pivotal time in its history.

A Region in Transition: Exploring Greece and Crete in the Early 19th Century

Embark on a cartographic journey through the southern reaches of Greece and the island of Crete (Candia) in the early 19th century. This map, meticulously detailed, showcases the region's geographical features, including coastlines, mountain ranges, and major settlements. Immerse yourself in the rich history and cultural heritage of this captivating part of the Mediterranean.

A Valuable Resource for History Buffs

This map is more than just a beautiful artwork; it's a valuable resource for history enthusiasts. Published in 1829, the map reflects a period of significant change for Greece. The Greek War of Independence (1821-1832) was ongoing, and this map offers a snapshot of the region during this pivotal struggle.

A Legacy of British Cartography

Published by the renowned Baldwin & Cradock, this map reflects the excellence of British cartography in the 19th century. J. & C. Walker's skilled engraving and the beautiful outline hand-coloring contribute to the map's aesthetic appeal and historical significance.

Guaranteed Authenticity and Lasting Beauty

Own a guaranteed authentic piece of cartographic history. MAPandMAPs stands behind the absolute authenticity of this map. In excellent condition, this map boasts perfect outline hand-coloring and a fold as issued (common for antique maps). The unfolded sheet measures approximately 16 x 13 inches (40.5 x 34.5 cm), with the map itself measuring approximately 13.8 x 11.5 inches (35.5 x 29.5 cm).

Why You'll Love This Map from MAPandMAPs:

  • Explore Historic Greece and Crete: Discover the geographical details of this captivating region at a pivotal moment in history.
  • A Valuable Historical Artifact: Own a map that reflects the ongoing Greek War of Independence in the early 19th century.
  • Intricate Detail and Artistic Flair: Immerse yourself in the map's rich details, outline hand-coloring, and the craftsmanship of renowned British cartographers.
  • Trusted Expertise: Purchase with confidence from MAPandMAPs, a leading dealer of authentic antique maps for over 50 years.

More than just a map, this is a portal to a bygone era in the history of Greece and Crete. Add this exceptional piece to your collection today!

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