"Persia sive Sophorum Regnum cum Armenia Assyria Mesopotamia et Babylonia", Cluver, Philipp
Subject: Middle East
Period: 1697 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
10.2 x 8 inches
25.9 x 20.3 cm
Charming small map covering the region from the Mediterranean to Pakistan, including the Caspian Sea, the Persian Gulf, and part of the Arabian Peninsula. It is fully engraved with mountains, forests, many ancient place names and adorned with a decorative title cartouche.
Issued folding, now pressed with a binding trim at bottom left that has been repaired with old paper to accommodate framing.