"Moscovia", Munster, Sebastian
Subject: Western Russia
Period: 1572 (circa)
Publication: Cosmographey oder Beschreibung Aller Lander…
Color: Hand Color
6.4 x 6.9 inches
16.3 x 17.5 cm
Woodblock map of European Russia, including part of present-day Ukraine. Moscow is prominently featured at center and the map is filled with graphic representation of the rivers, mountains, forests, cities and tent encampments with a bull roaming the countryside. On a full sheet of German text measuring 7.7 x 11.7".
References: cf. Mickwitz & Miekkavaara #157-109.