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Gerard Mercator:  Graecia

Maps of Greece


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Title: Graecia

Map Maker: Gerard Mercator

Place / Date: Amsterdam / 1619

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 18.5 x 14.5 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $675.00

Inventory ID: 50346


Description:

Fine example of Mercator's map of Greece, from an early edition of Mercator's Atlas Sive Cosmographia.

The map bears the signature of "Gerardum Mecatorem," on the maps created by Mercator during his lifetime. 

The map is one of the earliest modern maps of Greece to appear in a commercial atlas.


Condition Description: Old Color.


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