"Antiquae Germaniae Septemtrionalis Descriptio", Cluver, Philipp
Period: 1630 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
14 x 10.5 inches
35.6 x 26.7 cm
This simple map of Scandinavia depicts the area as heavily forested with a few mountain ranges and the coastline dotted with islands. Regions and rivers are named, although only the city of Bergen is indicated on the map. The map features a strapwork cartouche supported by putti and a stippled sea.
Watermarked paper with light toning.