New York: J.H. Colton & Co., 1856.
Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 13 3/4" x 17 1/4". In good condition.
Beautifully colored map of the Middle East, centered on Arabia and the Gulf. Includes the Mediterranean and Arabian Sea. Pearl banks are noted. Bahrein is named and the Imariyeh mountains are depicted. The Colton family was one the most prolific and successful publishers of maps and atlases in the United States. J.H. Colton (1800-1893) founded his business in NYC in 1831.