Maps, Holy Land: "Terra Sancta in XII..."
"Terra Sancta in XII olim Tribus nunc VI Provincias dispertita........." Copper engraving by Christoph Weigel ca 1730. Original hand coloring.
Very detailed map showing the regions of the Twelve Tribes of Isreal. In the lower right is an inset showing the area from Jerusalem to Cairo with the Red Sea in the lower right. The very decorative cartouche shows an altar topped with scrolls, a sword, a scale, etc.
Map has a good impression. Vertical centerfold. A few very minor spots in margins. A few very light spots in image.
32.5 x 39.6 cm (12.8 x 15.6 ")