Greece Turkey in Europe 1732 Moll antique map w/ old hand colorBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
Or the South Part of Turkey in Europe
Issued London, c.1732 by Herman Moll.
Well-preserved early 18th century engraved map with original outline hand color.
In VG clean condition. Some minor marginal spotting, overall visually attractive example.
Pleasing and uncommon Moll map.Engraved notes along the left side discusses the extend of the country and gives the distance of Corinth from Constantinople.
Sheet measures c. 13" W x 9" H.
Engraved area measures c.10 1/4" W x 7 5/8" H.
Original fold line as issued.
Zacharakis, Printed Maps of Greece , 1533 (this example of 1732, although not noting variants between the printings, which likely exist for it).
Tooley, Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 3, p. 268 (Moll)