Maas, A. (Homann heirs): Nova Maris Caspii Et Regionis Usbeck

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Abraham Maas (1641-1729) – Homann Heredes

Nova Maris Caspii Et Regionis Usbeck Cum Provincijs adjacentibus vera Delineatio in qua itinera regia et alia notabiliora accurate denotantur

18th century map of the area around the Caspian Sea (Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Iran, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan etc.).
Many interesting details in the map: the Aral Sea, historical trade routes between cities (Samarkand, Cabul, Candahar), old borders between regions.
Hand-coloured copper engraving with a large decorative cartouche. Nice old colour.

Year of printing 1735
Place of printing Nuremberg
Technique kuparipiirros / kopparstick / copper engraving
Illustrations käsin väritetty / handkolorerade / hand coloured
Dimensions 49 x 58 cm
Condition 3
Condition explanations (5) Mint, (4) Very good, (3) Good, (2) Fair, (1) Poor

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