Blaeu: Schleswig Holstein & Northern Frisia
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Europe – Germany – Schleswig-Holstein – North Frisia

Two maps on one sheet, of the area of Schleswig-Holstein and North Frisia. One depicting the area in the year 1240 and the other in the year 1651, both maps with beautiful title cartouches and mileage scale.

Title I: “Frisia Borealis in Ducatu Sleswicensi sive Frisia Cimbrica Anno 1651 viro Nobilissimo Strenuo ac Magnifico Dno….“

Title II: “Frisia Borealis in Ducatu Sleswicensi anno 1240 Frisia Cimbrica Antiqua…Johanne Mejero Husum.“

Original coloured copper engravings by Johannes Mejer from „Atlas Major“ published by Joan Blaeu, Amsterdam c. 1662. Verso description of the depicted area in Latin.