Maps, Asia, Black Sea, Caspian Sea, Red Sea, Persian Gulf et al.
"Turquie en Asie Anciene et Moderne". Copper etching ca 1720. Modern hand coloring.
This map concentrates on eastern Turkey and the surrounding countries. In the upper left is the southern tip of the Crimea in the Black Sea. In the upper right is part of the Caspian Sea. In the lower left is the northern tip of the Red Sea and in the lower right is the northern tip of the Persian Gulf. To the left of the Holy Land is Cyprus.
Original antique print
The lower left corner margin has been added. Map is very clean with hardly visible folds. Condition is Almost Very Good.
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