"Regni Valentiae Typus", Mercator/Hondius
Subject: Eastern Spain
Period: 1607 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.3 x 5.8 inches
18.5 x 14.7 cm
Beautiful small map of Valencia covering the coastline from Cartagena to Benicarlo with north oriented to the right. It is decorated with a sailing ship, sea monster, and strapwork title and distance scale cartouches. This is from the first edition, with Latin text on verso.
Marginal soiling with a light damp stain in blank margin at top left. Manuscript page number and cardinal directions in blank margins.