Turcici Imperii Imago

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Title Turcici Imperii Imago
Name Hondius, Hendrik, 1597-1651
Type of Resource cartographic
Publisher Location [Amsterodami]
Date [1630]
Language lat
Form map
Note 1 map : colour ; 37 x 49 cm, on sheet 42 x 54 cm. Hand coloured. Paper has discoloured. Previously affixed to cardboard and darkened glue remains on all of verso surface. Text still clearly visible. Relief shown pictorially.
Note Printed map. From: Gerardi Mercatoris Atlas sive Cosmographicae Meditationes de Fabrica Mundi et Fabricati Figura, Editio Decima, published Amsterdam, 1630. The cartouche features a portrait with text, "Sultan Mahumet Turcorum Imperat." Two visual scales [53 mm=90 German miles approximately]. Described in Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. II, entry Me 29A, pp. 339-343. Latin text on verso under heading, "Turcicum Imperivm" on [page] "358"; [page] "359" has heading, "Turcarum Imperium". Donated by Don Measner, May 2003.
Subject Geographic Middle East
Geographic coverage Asia--Middle East
Identifier RMC_107099