Mediterranean Sea Old Map Trojan war Ancient Greece Jansson 1653
Title: Aeneae Troiani Navigatio Ad Virgilij Sex priores Aeneidos.
Trojan War Greek Mythology Map.
Description: Beautiful and decorative historical Old map of the Mediterranean shows the travel and fights of the Trojans led by Aeneas mythical hero of Troy and Rome, son of the goddess Aphrodite and Anchises. A small inlay map titled Ulyssis Errores, another with Ortelius in the upper left corner, two nice title cartouches with description in Latin.
The map was prepared by Georgius Hornius for Janssonius' 6th volume of the Atlas Novus. Amsterdam, Janssonius Joan 1649-60
Horn, Georges (1620-1670). Accuratissima orbis delineatio; sive Geographia vetus, sacra et profana exhibens…
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Sheet app.: 59 x 51 cm. 23.25 x 20 inches. Image app: 48 x 36 cm. 18.5 x 14 inches. Condition: Excellent for a more than 335 year old engraving, nice hand coloring, centerfold as published.