1873 Photolithographed Map Saarbrucken Forbach Franco Prussian War Battle XEIA7

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This is an original 1873 color photolithograph map of the battlefield of Saarbrucken and Forbach on August 6, 1870 during the Franco-German War of 1870.

CONDITION

This 141+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there are two original portfolio creases.

  • Product Type: Orig. Photolithographed Map; Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.25 x 9 inches; 26 x 23 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.

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