Homann Erbern: Plan des Castels Cronslot

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Description

Homann Erbern (Homann heirs – Homann heredum)

Plan des Castels Cronslot im Finnischen Meer Busen nebst den fürnehmsten Festungen an den beiden Küsten derselben

Mid-18th century chart of Kronstadt fortress in front of St. Petersburg.
Six insert maps: Käkisalmi (Kexholm), Vyborg (Wiborg), Narva, Lappeenranta (Wilmanstrand), Hamina (Friedrichshamn) and Tallinn (Revel).
Also a city view of St. Petersburg in the upper left corner and small scale map of the island of Kronstadt in the right corner.

Hand-coloured copper engraving. Condition of the map is good but the colour is somewhat faded.

Year of printing 1750
Illustrations käsin väritetty / handkolorerade / hand coloured
Dimensions 42 x 55 cm
Condition 3
Condition explanations (5) Mint, (4) Very good, (3) Good, (2) Fair, (1) Poor
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