"Beschreibung des Heiligen Landes", Bunting, Heinrich
Subject: Holy Land
Period: 1582 (circa)
Publication: Itinerarium Sacrae Scriptura
Color: Hand Color
15 x 10.3 inches
38.1 x 26.2 cm
Woodblock map of the Holy Land divided among the twelve tribes of Israel. The cities, mountains, rivers and seas are graphically presented and the Dead Sea is shown in a crescent shape. Three sea monsters frolic in the Mediterranean. German text on verso.
References: Laor #141.
There are some light stains in the margins, one touching the neatline in the lower right side margin. Two tiny worm holes in the Mediterranean have old repairs on verso.