"Hibernia", Keere, Pieter Van Den
Period: 1617 (circa)
Color: Black & White
4.7 x 3.2 inches
11.9 x 8.1 cm
Fine miniature map based on Mercator. The map is densely engraved with a moiré-pattern in the sea and considerable detail in the interior. A tiny ship sails the sea and a strapwork title cartouche ornaments the map. Latin text on verso.
Crisp impression. Tiny tear in blank margin. Hinge remnants on verso.