"Forum Iulium, Karstia, Carniola, Histria etc.", Mercator/Hondius
Subject: Balkans, Italy
Period: 1607 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
8 x 6.3 inches
20.3 x 16 cm
Charming small map of the northern tip of the Adriatic Sea and the Gulf of Venice, present-day northeastern Italy, Slovenia and Croatia. Two strapwork cartouches fill the Gulf of Venice. This is from the first edition, with Latin text on verso.
Marginal soiling. Manuscript page number and cardinal directions in blank margins.