Russia – Tartaria sive Magnichami Imperiorum. Regional map of East Russia with the Caspian Sea as western boundary. With 2 figure groups & miles indicator. Engraving by Matthäus Merian (Basel 1593 – Schwalbach 1650). 10⅝ × 13⅞ in (27 × 35.3 cm).
Thin spot on the left in the image backed. – Early impression from the 1st illustrated edition of Gottfried’s Archontologia of 1638.
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