Saxony – (Saxon States, Map of the Grand Ducal + Ducal.) With title & 2 explanation cartouches and small separate map of the western possession of Idar-Oberstein – Birkenfeld – Ottweiler. Detail map by Walther after Friedrich Wilhelm Streit (Ronneburg, Thuringia, 1772 – Berlin 1839) in steel engraving by A. Heimburger, colored in outline. (1833-37.) 9¼ × 10⅞ in (23.4 × 27.5 cm).
Rich local references including postal routes + stations, navigabilities, mountain passes, universities + high schools . – Up to Bleicherode – Halle – Penig – Plauen – Münchberg – Thurnau – Haßfurt – Hünfeld – Waldkappel . – Finely situated at Saale + environment i. a. Kösen, Camburg, Dornburg, Lobeda, Kahla, Rudolstadt, Saalfeld + Schwarzburg. In the left marginal area Eisenach. Weissenfels + Naumburg as postal stations at “Artificial Street” with express service. – Centered on Weimar – Rudolstadt .
Offer no. 11,383 / EUR 86. (c. US$ 104.) + shipping
“ I am curious as to the history of this (original Ridinger printing) plate (I just bought) and the others you have offered. Did you purchase them from the Ridinger estate (indirectly, indeed) or a private collector? These are truly rare one of a kind pieces ”
(Mr. L. A. F., October 28, 2003)