Nuremberg. Homann Heirs. 1783.
Copperplate engraved map with original handcolor, 22 1/2 x 18 1/2 inches (57 x 47 cm) on sheet 24 3/4 x 21 1/2 inches (63 x 54.5 cm), centrefold. Little light soiling, particularly in margins (not as noticable as it appears on the digital image), occasional foxing spots. Good to very good condition. A very attractive, detailed map. Berlin at centre, extending in east to Custrin (Kostrzyn) in Poland, and in west to Brandenburg. At north is Liechen (Lychen), at southwest is Wittenberg on the Elbe River and at southeast is Spremberg. Uncolored decorative engraved cartouche at lower left corner. Additional title in French in upper margin. This map is from "Atlas Compendiarius seu ita dietus Scholasticus Minor in usum erudiendae juventutis adornatus", published by Homann's Heirs. Item #32543