"Straelen [on sheet with] Erkelens", Blaeu, Johannes
Subject: Western Germany
Period: 1649 (circa)
Publication: Novum ac Magnum Theatrum Urbium Belgicae Foederatae
Color: Hand Color
9.2 x 6.3 inches
23.4 x 16 cm
This sheet features bird's-eye plans for Straelen and Erkelenz, towns in the North-Rhine Westphalia region of Germany. It appeared in Blaeu's great town book of the Netherlands. Both plans detail fortifications and include coats-of-arms. The size shown is for individual maps; they appear on a full sheet with some Latin text measuring 13.1 x 21.1".
Light toning more prominent in the blank margins along with a few tiny edge tears and chips.