"Daciarum Moesiarum Que, Vetus Descriptio", Ortelius, Abraham
Period: 1595 (dated)
Publication: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum
Color: Black & White
18 x 14 inches
45.7 x 35.6 cm
A beautifully engraved map of ancient Hungary compiled by Ortelius from the works of Dionos, Stephanus, Horatius, Suidas, Flavius Vopiscus, Plinius and Strabo. A lovely map with fully engraved seas and a large, decorative cartouche. Latin text on verso, dated 1595 but published in 1603.
References: Van den Broecke #212.
Dark, crisp impression on thick paper with very wide, original margins. Near fine.