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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.21.1
Object Name Map
Description "Europe," Philadelphia, 1824, hand-colored engraving, map by Anthony Finley, engraving by Young and Delleker

Map from "A New General Atlas," 1st edition, published by Anthony Finley and engraved by Young and Delleker: Europe with the surrounding continents, Asia and Africa, in black and white. Each country is clearly identified along with the names of cities, bodies of water, mountain ranges, and other geographical points of interest. A scale is located below the title, bottom right of map. "1827" in pencil on board, "AUGUST GOLDENITZ" in pencil under print, bottom right.
Title Europe
Date 1824
Role of Creator Publisher
Creator Finley, Anthony
Role of Creator 2 Engraver
Creator 2 Young & Delleker
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-10.625 W-13.375 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Place of Origin US/PA/Philadelphia
Subjects Europe