1873 Photolithographed Map Operations German Armies Franco Prussian War XEIA7


This is an original 1873 color photolithograph map of the operations of the German Armies August 6-17, 1870 during the Franco-German War detailing the French line of retreat as well.


This 138+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please Note: There are two portfolio creases from the original publication folding.

  • Product Type: Orig. Photolithographed Map; Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 11 x 7.5 inches; 28 x 19 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: Routes, Germany, Strasbourg, Strassburg, Luneville, Schonenburg, Hamburg, Metz, Lebach, Volklingen, Thionville, Sierek, Bavarian, Wurtembergers, Corps, Cavalry divisions