Map: A New and Accurate Map of Nubia and Abissinia


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Artifact Identification Map: A New and Accurate Map of Nubia and Abissinia   (1988.07.0040)
  1. Communication Artifacts
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  3. Documentary Artifacts
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  5. Graphic Documents
Artist/Maker Bowen, Emanuel: Publisher/ Author (1693-1747) (after) Herman Moll Printed for William Innys, Richard Ware et Al.
Geographic Location
Period/Date Georgian, 1747
Culture British, English

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 48 cm
Dimension 2 (Length) 41.3 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 14 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials paper, pigment--ink
Manufacturing Processes Printed
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
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Map: Gotzfried Antique Maps. "A New and Accurate Map of Nubia & Abissinia" by Emanuel Bowen. London: Bowen, 1747. <> Book: Christie's. A Complete System of Geography by Emanuel Bowen. London: For William Innys, Richard Ware et Al., 1747. <>


Perry, Thomas Melville and Dorothy Francis Prescott. A Guide to Maps of Australia in Books Published 1780-1830: An Annotated Cartobibliography. National Library Australia: 1996. Accessed on Google Books <>

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication The Seymour and Muriel Yale Collection of Coins of the Ottoman Empire and Other Middle East States
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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