North Africa coast Tunis Carthage c.1670 Ortelius minor miniature mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Carthaginis Cele Berimi Sinus Tipus.
(Africa, North Africa, Carthage).
Issued c.1670, Venice.
Charming little 17th century miniature engraved map. With lovely hand color.
Sailing ships off the coast.
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.