Crete Greek Island Greece Aegean Sea 1670 Ortelius miniature map
Crete Greek Island Greece Aegean Sea 1670 Ortelius miniature map Crete Greek Island Greece Aegean Sea 1670 Ortelius miniature map
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Candia olim Creta.

(Europe, Greece, Aegean Sea, Crete, Sailing Ships).

Issued c. 1670, Venice. Map by Ortelius.

Charming miniature late 17th century engraved map with lovely hand color.

Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.

Sheet Measures c. 3 1/2" H x 5 1/4" W.

Engraved Area Measures c. 3" H x 4" W.

Cartographic Reference(s):
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.

[R25383].