"Udrone Irlandiae in Catherlagh Baronia", Mercator/Hondius
Period: 1602 (circa)
Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris Atlas sive Cosmographicae
Color: Hand Color
11 x 13.5 inches
27.9 x 34.3 cm
A fine map of Udrone - present-day County Carlow in Leinster province. The map is richly engraved to show the mountains, rivers, forests, villages and the two major cities of Catherlagh (Carlow) and Laghlyn (Leighlinbridge). The strapwork title cartouche incorporates a distance scale. Latin text on verso.
Old repair on centerfold, else very good.