1852 Marzolla - Provincia di Caltanissetta
Detailed pre-Risorgimento map of the Province of Caltanissetta, Sicily
Provincia di Caltanissetta
52.5 x 67.5 cm (20.5 x 26.5 in)
Original outline color
Hand-colored geographical map of the districts of Piazza, Terranova, and Caltanisetta, with captions relating to: administrative division and statistics, trade, physical information, dioceses, public education, main cities, natural products, courts and customs.
The Province of Caltanissetta (Italian: Provincia di Caltanissetta; Sicilian: Pruvincia di Nissa) is a province in the southern part of Sicily, Italy. The River Salso is the main river of the province; it is 122 km (76 mi) long and originates in the province of Palermo, and it flows into the Mediterranean in this province at the end of the Gulf of Gela.
Map is sectioned and backed on canvas. Overall in good condition; some stains as shown in the picture. The back of the map is blank, with only a small note of the area depicted.