Nuremberg. J.B. Homann. No date. Ca. first half of 1700s.
Copperplate engraving, original handcolor, 19x 22 1/2 inches on sheet 20 x 23 1/2 inches, centrefold as issued. Centrefold reinforced on verso with archival tape, 1/4 x 1/4 area of paper loss at centre of map (just above Danneberg), light dampstaining at lower corners (scarcely visible from recto), 1849 inscription on verso. Would display very well. Decorative cartouche at lower right with two distance scales; view of Hamburg at lower left topped by the winged figure of Mercury. Item #50957