"Saxoniae, Misniae, Thuringiae, Nova Exactissimaq. Descriptio", Ortelius, Abraham
Period: 1598 (published)
Publication: Theatro del Mondo
Color: Hand Color
4.1 x 3 inches
10.4 x 7.6 cm
Miniature map of Saxony and surrounding region from this Italian edition of the pocket atlas. The tiny map is filled with place names each symbolized by a tiny castle and colored in red. Includes a figurative title cartouche. On a full sheet with text below map and on verso.
Tiny bit of light foxing and remnants of hinge tape in top margin.