Plan Port Zea Greece Aegean island 1764 Roux nautical harbor chart map antiqueBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Plan du Port de Zea
(Greece- Aegean Sea island).
Issued 1764, Marseilles by J. Roux.
Charming original mid-18th century miniature nautical map.
Small "miniature" coastal chart issued in the mid-18th century. Various features include rhumb lines, mountains, castles & windmills, anchors locating anchorage spots, sounding depths, and a tiny fleur-de-lys pointing north towards lower left corner. Thus orientation of map is nearly upside down.
Sheet measures c. 6 3/8" H x 8 1/2" W.
Printed area measures c. 5" H x 7 1/2" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 4, p. 81.