"Saltzburg Carinthia", Mercator/Hondius
Subject: Western Austria
Period: 1607 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.3 x 5.5 inches
18.5 x 14 cm
Attractive small map of the historic Salzburg and Corinthian regions. Fully engraved to illustrate the mountainous terrain filled with rivers, lakes, forests and villages. Decorated with a strapwork title cartouche incorporating a distance scale. This is from the first edition, with Latin text on verso.
Lightly toned with marginal soiling and a damp stain in blank margin at top left. Manuscript page number and cardinal directions in blank margins.