Crete Greek Island Greece Aegean Sea 1670 Ortelius miniature mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.