"Waldeck Comitatus", Mercator/Jansson
Subject: Central Germany
Period: 1628 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.7 x 5.7 inches
19.6 x 14.5 cm
Appealing small map of the region surrounding Waldeck in northern Hessen. Finely engraved by Petrus Kaerius to illustrate mountains, forests, rivers and cities and adorned with a strapwork cartouche. French text on verso.
On watermarked paper with light toning and a small hole just entering the neatline at bottom that has been closed with old paper.