1616 – P. Bertius – Descriptio Groenlandiae
Title: “Descriptio Groenlandiae.”
Antique map of Greenland and Iceland 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, 1616. Latin text on verso.
Cartographer: Petrus Bertius (1565 – 1629)
Sheet size: 19.2 x 12.4 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Good condition! Watermarked paper.
This is an original antique map published in 1616 and NOT a modern copy or reprint!
On your request I will provide a Certificate of Authenticity!