Period: 1621 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.4 x 5.8 inches
18.8 x 14.7 cm
This charming small map of Scotland is based on Mercator's folio sized map from 1595. The map depicts lakes, rivers, topography and cities, and is adorned with two strapwork cartouches, a tiny ship, and a sea monster. Latin text on verso.
References: Moir, p. 167; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #5800:351.
A nice impression on a lightly toned sheet with marginal foxing and a small dampstain along the bottom edge of the sheet.