"Macedonia Epirus et Achaia", Mercator/Jansson
Subject: Balkans and Greece
Period: 1644 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
17 x 14 inches
43.2 x 35.6 cm
A fine map that set the standard for maps of the region for most of the 17th century. It is based largely on the work of Jacopo Gastaldi. The map is embellished with a title cartouche surrounded by putti and two sailing ships. German text on verso.
Separation on bottom fold and tiny tear in bottom margin, both well away from map, else fine.