GEOGRAPHICA NOVA EX ORIENTE GRATIOSISSIMA...MARE CASPIUM, ALTERA KAMTZADALIAM, SEU TERRAM JEDSO.

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Johann Baptist Homann


Geographica Nova ex Oriente gratiosissima...Mare Caspium, altera Kamtzadaliam, seu Terram Jedso.

Engraving with original hand color, 1717
Image size 19 1/16 x 22 3/8" (485 x 568 mm).
Good condition with attractive color save remargining on sides with slight loss of neat line and marginal repairs.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 53467
Price: $550.00
Publisher : Published by J. B. Homann, Nuremberg.
This unusual split map shows the Caspian Sea and Kamchatka on either side of a charming vertical allegorical cartouche. Kamchatka is joined to Jedso, the almost mythical island associated with the early cartography of Japan. Maps

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