"Moluccae Insulae", Bertius, Petrus
Subject: East Indies - Indonesia
Period: 1601 (circa)
Publication: Caert Thresoor
Color: Hand Color
4.9 x 3.4 inches
12.4 x 8.6 cm
Includes the Indonesian Spice Islands located between Borneo and Irian Jaya. Locates the islands of Celebes, Halmahera, Buru, Banda, etc. A very early look at this famous part of the world.
Nice impression and original coloring. Worm hole in lower corner of blank margin, well away from map. Uneven toning to map, else very good.