Early antique engraved and hand colored map of Scandinavia, in Latin, full title "Novissima nec non Perfectissima Scandinaviae Tabula comprehendens Regnorum Sueciae Daniea et Norvegiae", roughly "the most comprehensive and perfect map of Scandinavia including the kingdoms of Sweden, Denmark and Norway", with beautiful detail of forests, mountains, rivers and fjords, cartouche with cherubs and heraldic shields, along with two very muscular representatives of the native people. Very good condition with vivid color intact, some darkening at center seam, faint water stain along top margin, measures 19.5 x 23 inches.
Antique Hand Colored Map
Maker: De Wit
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