1873 Photolithographed Map Combat Weissenburg Franco German War Prussian XEIA7


This is an original 1873 color photolithograph map detailing the combat at Weissenburg on August 4, 1870 during the Franco-German War.


This 138+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. Original portfolio crease. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Orig. Photolithographed Map; Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 6 inches; 20 x 15 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to offer an excellent collection of original maps of the Franco-German War. Also known as the Franco-Prussian War or the War of 1870, it was a conflict between France and Prussia that signaled the rise of German military power and imperialism that set the stage for World War I.

Keywords specific to this image: General Douays, Battalions, Rechtenbach, Oberhofen, Riedselz, Ranvestein, Hardt Wald, Bienwald, Brigade, Bothmers, Advance Guard