Illustrated Tourist Map of the Nile River

Illustrated Tourist Map of the Nile River


The Nile / From Alexandria to Aswan / Illustrated Guide-Map Issued By / The Tourist Development Association of Egypt

A beautiful c. 1935 ribbon map of the Nile Valley by Lehnert and Lanrock. The map folds into its original binder and covers the Nile Valley from Alexandria and the Delta to the site of Aswan Dam and the Philae Temple. An additional inset in the lower right follows the Nile further south A far as the Abu Simbel temple and Wadi Halfa (Sudan). The map is decorated with vignette illustrations of various Ancient Egyptian archeological sites and well as few more ethnographic images depicting contemporary Egyptian life.

The map is in excellent condition with no major tears or soiling of any kind. The packet does have some separation in the crease but is stable.

Map measures 10" x 52"

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