Maps, Norway, Oslo, Sperillen land, Christina, Moss, Monnicke Island, Glomma river, Homann
"Tractus Norwegiae Danicus Magnum Dioeceseos Aggerhusiensis Partem Siftens". Copper etching by Johann Baptist Homann and Son, dated 1729. Original hand coloring.
Cristania (Oslo) is locacted directly south of the title cartouche. In the upper left is Sperillen Land. South of Cristania is Moss and Monnicke Island. In the upper right is part of the Glomma River. On the right side are very lively scenes of Norwegian mining and smelting. There are some historical technical aspects of early mining shown.
Original antique print
Vertical centerfold. Light crease in lower A short fold in lower image parallel to centerfold. Some scattered light spotting, mostly in margins. Light browning on margin edges.
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