"Regni Valentiae Typus", Mercator/Hondius
Period: 1606 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
18.8 x 14 inches
47.8 x 35.6 cm
This handsome map of Valencia covers the coastline from Cartagena to Benicarlo with north oriented to the right. It is boldly accented with a sailing ship, sea monster, and a fully engraved moiré-patterned sea in which decorative title and distance scale cartouches float. Dutch text on verso.