"Ducatus Silesiae Glogani vera Delineatio", Hondius, Henricus
Period: 1655 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
18.5 x 15 inches
47 x 38.1 cm
Fine decorative map of the Odra River valley by the Silesian cartographer, Jonas Scultetus. The map is oriented with north to the left and is roughly centered on the city of Glogow. Fully engraved with forests, rivers, lakes and tiny villages. The large decorative title cartouche incorporates the coat of arms and the distance scale. At bottom right is a dedication cartouche with another coat of arms. German text on verso.
Fine old color with minor uneven toning and a printer's crease on bottom left corner.