"Asia", Schreiber, Johann Georg
Period: 1750 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
9.2 x 6.3 inches
23.4 x 16 cm
Interesting small map of the continent and South East Asia. Japan appears as a large single island incorporating Terra Yedso, and Compagnie Land is still shown to the east of Japan. Decorative title cartouche with merchants, exotic animals and a ship. German text to right of map.
Wide margins with light soiling in blank margins that just enters neatline at bottom. Binding holes in left blank margin well away from map.