Aniov Anios France Loire river antique beautiful c.1628 Mercator minor old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
(France-Loire River- Tours)
Issued c.1628, Amsterdam for Mercator's small format world atlas. Latin text on verso.
Lovely early 17th century antique engraved map, with original hand color.
Print paper and engraved area evenly age toned with light browning & spotting. Overall map remains visually attractive and historically interesting.
Sheet measures c. 9" W x 6 3/4" H.
Printed area measures c. 5 1/2" W x 7 1/8" H.
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