Middle East Syria Tripoli Damascus Sidon Tyre Palmyra 1697 Cluverius mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Syria Sive Soriae Descriptio.
(Middle East, Syria, Phoenicia, Tripoli, Damascus, Sidon, Tyre, Palmyra, Elephant).
Issued 1697, Amsterdam for Cluverius.
Late 17th century engraved map. Elephant cartouche lower right.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, couple very tiny holes backed with matching paper and now invisible when viewing the map, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet measures c. 8 3/4" H x 11" W.
Engraved area measures c. 8" H x 9 1/4" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.