Italy map, Italien under den Langobarden Spruner 1846.
Title: Italien under den Langobarden, nebst den Besitzungen der griechischen Kaiser.
Antique atlas map of Longobards in Italy together with the possessions of the Greek emperors. The Kingdom of the Lombards also known as the Lombard Kingdom was the later Kingdom of Italy, established by the Lombards, a Germanic people, on the Italian Peninsula in the latter part of the 6th century. Fine hand colored map with insert maps: Das Herzogthum Trident, Der Inselstaat Venedig, Neapel, Sorrent u Amalfi, Unter Italien, Capua’s Umgebung, Die Umgegend von Rom.
Karl Spruner first edition atlas map. Noticable through the precision of detail in boundaries of the various (country) states and the extensive hand coloring which have been executed in detail.
Cartographer: Karl Spruner von Merz, 1803-1892 Karl von Spruner as he preferred to be known, was a German cartographer and scholar. He spent most of his long life in military service. He joined the Bavarian army, aged 11, in 1814, and was promoted to lieutenant in 1825. He is best known for his historical atlases.
Origin: Historisch Geographischer Hand Atlas Zur Geschichte Der Staaten Europa’s Vom Anfang Des Mittelalters Bis Die Neueste Zeit Von Dr. Karl Spruner Gotha: Bei Justas Perthes 1846.
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Size: Sheet app.: 17.5 x 14.5 inches. 44.5 x 36.5 cm. Image app.: 16 x 12.25 inches. 41 x 31 cm. Condition: Nice map in very good condition.