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File:1801 Cary Map of Turkey, Iraq, Armenia and Sryia - Geographicus - TurkeyAsia-cary-1801.jpg

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Summary

Artist
creator QS:P170,Q3446124
Title
A New Map of Turkey in Asia, Divided into its Provinces, from the Best Authorities.
Description
English: This is a stunning 1801 map of Turkey in Asia by English Cartographer John Cary. Depicts the vast regions in Asia controlled by the Ottoman Empire at the close of the 18th century. Includes the modern day nations of Turkey, Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine / Israel and Jordan. Wonderful detail down to the level of individual salt mines, dams, river crossing, and caravan routes. Dated 1801.
Date 1801
date QS:P571,+1801-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Dimensions Height: 19 ″ (48.2 cm); Width: 21 ″ (53.3 cm)
dimensions QS:P2048,19U218593;P2049,21U218593
Accession number
Geographicus link: TurkeyAsia-cary-1801
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