This is an original 1880 black and white photolithograph map of the "Second Period of the Campaign, From the Crossing of the Danube to the Fall of Plevna, June 27th to December 10th, 1877." This to-scale map identifies the positions of the Russian and Turkish militaries during the Russo-Turkish War. Identified on the map is the Black Sea, the Sea of Marmora, Constantinople, the Rhodope Mountains, Varna, Rustchuk and the Danube River, among other locations.
This 131+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. Heavy water stain - left side.
Product Type: Orig. Photolithographed Map; Black / White
Grade: 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)
Keywords specific to this image: Ukraine, Balkans, Crimea, Vidin, Sophia, Eski Zagra, Constantinople, Aidos, Varna, Silistria, Bucharest, Rustchuk, Pleven, Lovtcha, Tirnova, Gabrova, Rahova, Vidin, Danube River