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Subject: Eastern Balkans
Date: 1619 (published)
Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris - Atlas sive Cosmographicae
Condition Code: B
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Color: hand color
Size: 18.6 x 13.7 inches
47.3 x 34.8 cm
This attractive map of the Eastern Balkans is centered on Bulgaria and includes the Bosphorus and Constantinople. The Danube and its tributaries flow across the map and are the focal point. This is Mercator's second map of the region, with an updated strapwork title cartouche with a military theme. French text on verso.
Condition Description: A nice impression with full original color and moderate toning and foxing.
Ref: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #7602:1.2.