Bertius’ Early Miniature Map of Scotland

£200.00

Scotia

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Copper engraving, 8.5 x 12.3 cm, modern hand-colour, Latin text on verso. Map of Scotland engraved by Pieter van den Keere for the Caert-thresoor published by Cornelis Claesz and Barent Langenes in 1598, degrees of latitude were added in the two line border and the map was reissued in early editions of Bertius’ ‘Tabularum geographicarum contractarum’ from 1600.

Title

Bertius’ Early Miniature Map of Scotland

Mapmaker(s)

BERTIUS, Petrus

Engraver(s)

KEERE, Pieter van den

Place of publication

Amsterdam

Date of publication

c.1600

Colour

modern

Printed Area Measurements

8.5 x 12.3 cm