Arabian Peninsula in ancient times 1661 Jansson miniature mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Arabia Eudaemon ex Plinio Lib. VI, Cap. 28.
(Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Red Sea, Persian Gulf).
Issued 1661, Amsterdam by J. Jansson.
Mid 17th century engraved miniature map.
Nice looking example, dark impression, clean, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 7 7/8" H x 8 1/8" W.
Engraved area measures c. 6" H x 8" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2, pp. 428-430.