Adria - Ptolemäus - Mercator
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Alps - Adria - Italy

"Europae Tabula V."

Maps with the ancient countries of Raetia, Noricum, Pannonia, Illyria and with Italy; nice decorative cartouche.

Orig. coloured copper engraving by Gerardus Mercator after Claudius Ptolemy, from the first cartographic part of the Cosmography of Gerardus Mercator, printed and published by G. Kempen, 1st edition, Cologne 1578, 32 x 45,5 cm.

Paper a little bit stained, otherwise very good condition.

Ref.: Koeman Vol. II,  Me 1, without privilege