Persia Sive Shahistan Antique Map by Cellarius 1747
Title: Persia Sive Shahistan.
Description: Persia antique old map copperplate engraved titled Persia Sive Shahistan by the cartographer Cellarius.
The map shows Great Persia included Syria Armenia Arabia Iran Iraq and India.
Cartographer/mapmaker Cartographer Christophorus Cellarius (C. Keller)
Christophorus Cellarius (real name: Christoph Keller, (1638 -1707 was professor of rhetoric and history at the newly founded University of Halle. He promoted through its publications not only the Latin linguistics, but also the science of history. (Copperplates from Cellarius are used in various publications after his death.)
Origin: Geographia Antiqua London, 1796.
16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints. We sell guaranteed Absolutely Original authentic Maps and Prints. A Certificate of Authenticity ( COA ) will be supplied on request.
Size: Size passé partout app; 49 x 39 cm. 19.5 x 15.5 inches. Image app; 36.5 x 25.5 cm. 14.25 x 10 inches. Condition: Overall good, faint browning, folds as published.