"Marocchi Regnum", Mercator/Hondius
Subject: Northwestern Africa, Morocco
Period: 1607 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.4 x 6 inches
18.8 x 15.2 cm
A very attractive small map of Morocco decorated with mountains, cities and forests filling the land. The capital city of Marruecos (Marrakech) is prominently shown. The map is adorned with two birds perched atop a large strapwork cartouche. This is from the first Latin edition, with a blank verso.
A couple of minor spots, and trimmed close to neatline at top, as issued. Cardinal directions and page number written in manuscript ink in blank margins.