III Africae Aegyptum Inferiorem Exhibens. Decorative map of the northern coast of Africa, specifically lower Egypt; by Gerard Mercator, from his rendition of Ptolemy's Geography.
Originally published in 1578, this is is a later (ca 1695) edition from Francois Halma of Utrecht. With a centerfold, as made for inclusion in the atlas folio. Some minor marginal corner folding mostly well away from image. Hand-laid paper with chain lines; blank verso.Measurements are of the image; page size is much larger. Please see scan for exact condition of this fine copperplate engraving. Absolutely guaranteed original, antique map over 300 years old. All items are absolutely guaranteed genuine as described.
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