"Taurica Chersonesus", Mercator/Hondius
Period: 1610 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
6.5 x 5.1 inches
16.5 x 13 cm
Lovely miniature map of the region north of the Black Sea encompassing the Crimea and the southern steppes of Ukraine. The map is adorned with a strapwork title cartouche. Latin text on verso.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #1890:351.
A nice impression with light toning along the edges of the sheet.