Palestina Antiqua

Collection: Smith Sheet Map Collection

Description: Palestina Antiqua

Title Translation: Ancient Palestine

Bar Code: 2158

Printmaker: Hall, Sydney

Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown & Greene,

Region Depicted: Holy Land · Palestine · Israel

Date Produced: 1822

Date Published: 1822

Language: English

Historical Context: The Hebrews divided Canaan among the twelve tribes which were eventually unified into a single Hebrew Kingdom, ca. 1000 bce . In this nineteenth century historical reconstruction, the political and tribal divisions are outlined in color. The tribal names are highlighted in red.

Subjects: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown & Greene · Holy Land · Palestine · Israel

Map Type: Geographical , Historical , Political

Material Type: Paper

Brief Description: Map of the Holy Land highlighting political and tribal divisions

Physical Description: 1 map: colored

Insets: Jerusalem

Donor: Smith