German, 1489 - 1552
NOVA GRAECIA SECUNDUM OMNES EIUS REGIONES & PROVINCIAS CITRA & ULTRA HELLESPONDUM
26 x 34 cm (not including margins)
An early woodcut map of Greece with the western part of Turkey. From an edition of "Cosmographiae Universalis" by Sebastian Munster. “Cosmographia” by Munster was first published in 1544. It had numerous editions in different languages. The last German edition was published in 1628.
private collection, Cyprus