Lower Saxony Mecklenburg 1628 engraved Mercator mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Saxonia Inferior et Meklenborg.
(Europe, Holy Roman Empire, Germany, Saxony, Mecklenburg, Altmark, Mittelmark).
Issued c.1628, Amsterdam for Mercator's small format miniature world atlas. Latin text on verso, p. 467-8.
Lovely early 17th century antique engraved map, with original hand color.
Print paper and engraved area evenly moderately age toned with light browning & spotting. Overall map remains visually attractive and historically interesting.
Sheet measures c. 8 3/4" W x 6 1/2" H.
Printed area measures c. 7 1/2" W x 5 1/2" H.
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 3.