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Jan Jansson:  Aegypti Recentior Descriptio: Aegyptis & Turcis Elchibith; Arabibus Mesre & Misri, Hebraeis Mitsraim





Title: Aegypti Recentior Descriptio: Aegyptis & Turcis Elchibith; Arabibus Mesre & Misri, Hebraeis Mitsraim

Map Maker: Jan Jansson

Place / Date: Amsterdam / 1650

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 16 x 20 inches

Condition: VG

Price: SOLD

Inventory ID: 20010


Description:

Decorative map of Egypt, the Red Sea and part of the Holy Land, from Jansson's Atlas Major VI: Novus Atlas Absolutissimus.

The map includes and elaborate cartouche and a detailed treatment of the region from Jerusalem, Cairo and the Mediterreanean in the north, extending south to include most of the Red Sea.  The map is oriented to show West at the top.


Condition Description: Minor discolorati along a few old misfolds. Minor repaired tears.


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Related Categories:
Maps of Egypt
Maps of North Africa
Maps of the Holy Land
Maps of the Middle East

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