Map: Phaenicia (Lebanon)


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Artifact Identification Map: Phaenicia (Lebanon)   (1989.11.0005)
  1. Communication Artifacts
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  3. Documentary Artifacts
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  5. Graphic Documents
Artist/Maker Harrison, J.: Publisher (active 1784-1792) (after) Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville (1697-1782) G. Terry of Paternoster Row (Garnet?): Engraver Full publication is by G. Allen, J. Haywood, G. Terry, and T. Bowen
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1787 CE
Culture British, English

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 49.3 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 42.8 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 27 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Paper--rag, Pigment--ink
Manufacturing Processes Printed
Munsell Color Information natural, black ( hue 7.5r N 2/0) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description

Map is of Phoenicia from the original by D'Anville

Description N/A

Live Auctioneers. "Map of Phaenicia from the Original by D Anville by Harrison, 1787. Lot 244. <> Altea Gallery. "Phoenicia" by John Harrison after D'Anville. London: Harrison, 1787. <>


Mackey, Sandra. Lebanon Death of a Nation. P.2 &7 and Ch. 2. New York and Chicago: Congdon and Weed, Inc., 1989. Grant, Michael. Ancient History Atlas. P.8, "Phoenician Trade and Colonisation." New York: The Macmillan Company, 1972.

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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