1873 Photolithographed Map Siege Strasbourg Franco German Prussian War XEIA7


This is an original 1873 color photolithograph map of the Siege of Strasbourg during the Franco-German War of 1870.


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

  • Product Type: Orig. Photolithographed Map; Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.5 x 8 inches; 24 x 20 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: Finkmatt, Contades, Jews Gate, Railway Station, Schiltigheim, Gas Works, Zabern Gate, E. G. Ravenstien, German Siege Works