"Candia olim Creta", Ortelius/Galle
Period: 1585 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
4.3 x 3 inches
10.9 x 7.6 cm
Appealing miniature map of the island that shows several place names and the mythological Labyrinth where the Minotaur was confined. It is on a page with Latin text. Map of Cyprus on verso has some loss from an abrasion in the upper part of the map.
Light damp stains in blank margins.