"Die Statt Constantinopel", Anon.
Subject: Turkey, Istanbul
Period: 1607 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
4.3 x 3.5 inches
10.9 x 8.9 cm
This unusual little map of Constantinople shows its strategic location at the outlet of the Black Sea. The plan is enclosed in a decorative border and set on a sheet (4.5 x 6.5') of German text.
The paper is lightly toned with some foxing in the margins.