"Prussia", Langenes, Barent
Subject: Eastern Europe
Period: 1598 (published)
Color: Hand Color
5 x 3.8 inches
12.7 x 9.7 cm
This tiny map shows the historical region of Prussia in northeastern Europe extending from the south-eastern coast of the Baltic Sea to the Masurian Lake District. The region is now divided between Poland, Russia, and Lithuania. The map was published by Cornelius Claesz and printed by Langenes in the first edition of the popular Map-treasury. Dutch text on verso.
References: King (2nd ed.) pp. 80-82.
Minor soil, mostly in blank margins.