"Persicum Regnum", Hondius/Purchas
Subject: Persia - Iran
Period: 1625 (circa)
Publication: Purchas His Pilgrimes
Color: Hand Color
7.3 x 5.6 inches
18.5 x 14.2 cm
Reduced from Hondius' folio map of the Persian Empire, this small map shows the region from the Caspian Sea to the Persian Gulf. The map is filled with place names and pictorial topography and is adorned with strapwork cartouches for the title and scale of miles. On a full sheet of English text measuring 8.3 x 12.6".
A fine impression with attractive color.