"Reise Charte durch Niedersachen", Schreiber, Johann Georg
Period: 1760 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
9.8 x 6.5 inches
24.9 x 16.5 cm
This attractive little map of Germany contains a surprising amount of information with towns, cities, fortresses, roads, rivers, forests, marshes, etc. It covers the northern part of modern-day Germany through to include, Munster, Kassel, Leipzig and Berlin. The map is decorated with a title cartouche and a compass rose, and a panel at right contains political information.
Original color with some cities underlined in pencil. The bottom centerfold is split about 1" into the map.