TURKEY BLACK SEA CARTE DE L'ASIE MINEURE OU DE LA NATOLIE ET DU PONT EXIN
Cartographer: Johann Matthias
Date: 9000/ 1743 Nuremberg
Size: 49 x 58 cm.
Depicts Turkey and the area surrounding the Black Sea including parts of Greece, Romania, Russia, Ukraine, and Georgia. Divides Turkey into the regions of Caria, Lydia, Lycia, Pisidia, Pamphyllia, Cililicia, Cappa Docia, Phrygia Major, Phrygia Epictetos, Thynia, Mysia, Phrygia Minor, and Paphlagonia. Includes mountains, rivers, roads, and major cities. Surrounding the cartouche enclosing the description in the upper left is an illustration of two classical figures in combat, a temple, and other images from the classical and medieval periods.Original Source:Seutter, Matthaeus.Original colour on map and presumably added colour to cartouche.Repairs in top margin not affecting printed surface otherwise very good condition.SOLD
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