"Prussiae Nova Tabula", Cluver, Philipp
Subject: Northeastern Europe, Poland
Period: 1697 (circa)
Publication: Introductio in Universam Geographicam…
Color: Hand Color
13.3 x 10.5 inches
33.8 x 26.7 cm
This finely engraved map covers northeastern Poland from about Gdansk to Lithuania, and includes the present-day Russian enclave of Kaliningrad Oblast. The map is filled with detail and engraved with forests, mountains, fortresses. A large decorative title cartouche and a compass rose completes the composition.
Issued folded, now flattened with the binding trim at lower left replaced and a tiny binding tear repaired.