"Persia, According to the Newest and Most Exact Observations", Moll, Herman
Subject: Persia - Iran
Period: 1712 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
10 x 7.2 inches
25.4 x 18.3 cm
This uncommon small map provides a good view of the Persian Empire extending from Georgia to Afghanistan. The map notes the major cities and roads and shows several desert regions including one noted as a "Desart of ten days journey without water and Habitation."
References: cf. Phillips (A) #3477-6.
A dark impression, issued folding, with an archivally repaired edge tear that enters 0.5" into the map image at right.