"Taurica Chersonesus", Mercator/Hondius
Period: 1607 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.3 x 5.8 inches
18.5 x 14.7 cm
Lovely miniature map of the region north of the Black Sea encompassing the Crimea and the southern steppes of Ukraine. The map is adorned with a strapwork title cartouche. This is from the first edition, with Latin text on verso.
Marginal soiling. Manuscript page number and cardinal directions in blank margins.