1606 – P. Bertius – Descriptio Insularum Iapan
Title: “Descriptio Insularum Iapan.”
Antique map of Japan by Barent Langenes with cartography based on Ortelius, engraved by Jodocus Hondius and published by P. Bertius in pocket atlas “Tabulae Geographicae contractae, …” in Amsterdam, 1606 (third edition). Latin text on verso.
Cartographer: Petrus Bertius (1565 – 1629)
Sheet size: 19.0 x 12.1 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Very good condition!
This is an original antique map published in 1606 and NOT a modern copy or reprint!
On your request I will provide a Certificate of Authenticity!