Braun & Hogenberg: Cairo
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"Cairus quae olim Babylon; Aegypti maxima Urbs" – Cairo – Egypt – North Africa
Beautiful map of Cairo, located at the Nile, with the Pyramids on the right hand side.
Coloured copper engraving by Braun & Hogenberg from „Civitates Orbis Terrarum”, Cologne c. 1572/80, Latin Edition. Verso text in German.
Print size: 33 x 48,3 cm
Very good impression and condition of this decorative view of Cairo.