1575 Abraham Ortelius Antique Map Obersachsen, Meissen and Thuringen, Germany

Cartographer : Abraham Ortelius

  • Title : Saxoniae Misniae, Thuringiae, Nova Exactissimaq Descriptio
  • Size: 20 1/2in x 15 1/2in (520mm x 390mm)
  • Condition: (A+) Fine Condition
  • Date : 1587
  • Ref #:  30032

Description:
These original copper-plate engraved antique map of the Obersachsen, Meissen and Thuringen regions of Germany was published in the 1575 French edition of Abraham Ortelius Atlas Theatrum Orbis Terrarum.

General Definitions:
Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy and stable
Paper color : - off white
Age of map color: -
Colors used: -
General color appearance: -
Paper size: - 20 1/2in x 15 1/2in (520mm x 390mm)
Plate size: - 20in x 13 1/2in (510mm x 345mm)
Margins: - Min 1/4in (4mm)

Imperfections:
Margins: - Light soiling
Plate area: - None
Verso: - Soiling

Background: 
Ortelius regional map of Germany, showing the area between Berlin and Braunschweig in the north, to Prague in the south and Silesia in the east. With Chemnitz, Dresden, Leipzig, Wittenberg and Erfurt

$275.00