"Basiliensis Territorii Descriptio Nova, Auctore Sebastiano Munstero [on sheet with] Circulus sive Liga Sveviae Vulgo Schwa bische Kraifs", Ortelius, Abraham
Subject: Switzerland and Germany
Period: 1579 (published)
Publication: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum
Color: Hand Color
19.5 x 12.6 inches
49.5 x 32 cm
Two maps on a folio sheet. The first centers on Basel, located on the Rhine River. The second map shows the region of northern Switzerland and southern Germany along the Rhine River and west to the Black Forest. Both decorated with elaborate cartouches. Latin text on verso.
References: Van den Broecke #114.
Minor soil in margins.