"Lycaonia in Minores Regiones seu Tractus Distincta; et in ea Romana Itineraria, ex Tabula Peutingeriana et ex Antonino Descripta", Sanson, Guillaume
Subject: Central Turkey
Period: 1676 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
18.8 x 13.3 inches
47.8 x 33.8 cm
A handsome map of central Turkey filled with ancient place names, including Ancyra (Ankara) at top left. Mountains and marshes are graphically depicted, and early roads are shown.
A crisp impression on a lightly toned sheet with the watermarks of a fleur-de-li and the initials "AG." There is light soiling mostly confined to the blank margins.