ca 1550 – S. Munster – Poloniae et Hungariae Nova Descriptio
Title: “POLONIAE ET HUNGARIAE NOVA DESCRIPTIO”
One of the earliest maps of Poland, with Lithuania to the North, south of the Danube, east to the Black Sea with river Dnieper basin and Bessarabia. Based on a map by Bernard Wapowski and for the lower Danube on Georg Reichersdorfer. Latin edition.
Cartographer: Sebastian Munster (1488 – 1552)
Leaf size: 39,0 x 32,2 cm
Year: ca 1550
Good condition. Strong print and paper, wide margins. Light water stains, few wormholes and repairs in margin.
This is an original antique map published ca 1550 and not a modern copy or reprint!