"Macedonia Epirus et Achaia", Mercator, Gerard
Period: 1630 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
17.2 x 14.2 inches
43.7 x 36.1 cm
A fine map that set the standard for maps of the region for most of the 17th century. Based largely on the work of Jacopo Gastaldi, it covers northern Greece to the Gulf of Cataro, including the island of Corfu. The title cartouche is topped by a skull. Latin text on verso.
References: Zacharakis #1448.
Faintly toned on centerfold with a slightly uneven impression.