Naher Osten - Waldseemüller
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Near East - Israel and Arabian States of the Middle East
„Quarta Asiae Tabula.“
Map of the Near Eastern region between the Mediterranean Sea and the Persian Gulf, with Cyprus and the areas of Israel, Palestine, the Lebanon, Jordania, Syria and Iraq. Trapeze-shaped in the style of Ptolemy.
Woodcut map from the „Geographia“ by Martin Waldseemüller after Ptolemy, edited by Jakob Essler and Georg Übelin, printed and published by Johannes Schott, Strasbourg 1513, ca. 37,5 x 53,5 cm (map size).
A few small spots, mainly at outer margins, otherwise very good condition, wide margins.