"Sarmatia et Scythia, Russia et Tartaria Europae", Cluver, Philipp
Subject: Europe - Eastern
Period: 1697 (published)
Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam
Color: Hand Color
10 x 9.3 inches
25.4 x 23.6 cm
Handsome copper engraved map portraying the region from Poland to the Ural Mountains and from Scandinavia to the Black and Caspian Seas. The map is fully engraved featuring mountains, forests, and towns, with many ancient place names. A decorative title cartouche lies in the Caspian Sea.
A close margin and fold separation on the lower right binding edge has been professionally extended and reinforced.