Mercator’s Map of the Turkish Empire

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Turcicum Imperium

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Copper engraving, 15 x 18.5 cm, black and white, numbered in an early hand in upper margin, light waterstaining in lower margin, Latin text on verso. A map of the Turkish Empire engraved by Jodocus Hondius for the Atlas Minor.
Koeman Me 186. Tibbetts, Arabia in early maps, 63.

Title

Mercator’s Turkish Empire

Mapmaker(s)

MERCATOR, Gerardus

Engraver(s)

HONDIUS, Jodocus

Place of publication

Amsterdam

Date of publication

1607

Printed Area Measurements

15 x 18.5 cm

Colour

black and white