Maps, Asia, Moscow, Volga, Caspian Sea, Don, Armenia, Black Sea, Euphrat, Tigris, Georgia, Caucasus
Geographical area between Moscow (upper left) - runs of the Rivers Volga to its delta in the Caspian Sea, and Don - Armenia - the Black Sea. Sources of Euphrat and Tigris. Center of map is Georgia, Caucasus
Very early map of this geographical area where South-East-Europe meets Asia. This map is not repeated in later editions of "Cosmographia"
Woodcut. Published in "Cosmographia" by Sebastian Muenster (1488-1553)
Published in Basel, 1553
Age toned. Otherwise very good condition. Verso: Unrelated text print.
(23,7 x 16,2 cm, ca. 9.3 x 6.4")