"Ultonia Oriental", Mercator/Hondius
Subject: Northern Ireland
Period: 1610 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
6.5 x 5.2 inches
16.5 x 13.2 cm
Charming map of Northern Ireland including Belfast and extending south to Drogheda. Decorated with a large strapwork title cartouche, a sailing ship and a sea monster. Latin text on verso.
References: Law, p. 28; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #5941:351.
A dark impression on watermarked paper with light toning along the edges of the sheet.