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FRISIA - 339 - "Frisia Occidentalis"

Map of the provinces of Friesland and Groningen, with the West Frisian Islands, oval map with a kind of 'strapwork' border.

Coloured copper engraving, by J. Janssonius after G. Mercator, from an "Atlas Minor" engraved by Abraham Goos, Amsterdam 1628, 12,5 x 18 cm. At upper right numbered: 339.

For the first time the map was published in an atlas by Abraham Goos, Amsterdam 1616.

Perfect condition.

Ref.: Koeman Vol. II, Me 194

€ 200,-