"Natoliae, Quae Olim Asia Minor, Nova Descriptio", Ortelius, Abraham
Period: 1602 (circa)
Publication: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum
Color: Hand Color
9 x 12.6 inches
22.9 x 32 cm
This is the left side of a folio sheet containing a full map of Turkey with north oriented to the left. The map is based on the cartography of Gastaldi/Forlani (1564). It provides excellent detail and includes Crete and Cyprus. Latin text on verso.
References: Van den Broeke #174.
Good margins on all sides. Folds in blank margins from a previous framing.