Taurica Chersonesus [map] : nostra ætate Przecopsca, et Gazara dicitur.

Author
Blaeu, Joan, 1596-1673 [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
Latin
Published/​Created
[Amsterdam : Guiljemus et Iohannes Blaeu, ca. 1670]
Description
  • (E 28°00ʹ00ʺ--E 50°30ʹ00ʺ/N 55°30ʹ00ʺ--N 43°45ʹ00ʺ).
  • 1 map ; 36 x 48 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Crimea (Ukraine)MapsEarly works to 1800 [Browse]
Donor
Library of Congress genre
Maps [Browse]
Getty AAT genre
MapsUkraineCrimea1670 [Browse]
Notes
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • German text on verso with caption title: Crimea, oder die Przecopenser Tartarey, und der Peninsel bey den Alten Taurica Chersonesus genant; p. 18; signature S.
  • Probably issued in Blaeu's Atlas major (German ed.). Zu Amsterdam : Bey Johannem Blaeu, [ca. 1670].
  • Detailed map of Crimea and surrounding regions between the northern coast of the Black Sea and Moscow. Shows ports, fortified cities and the mouths of the Danube. Decorative cartouche.
Source acquisition
Historic Maps copy is gift of Robert A. McCabe, Princeton class of 1956.
References
Koeman, C. Atlantes neerlandici (New ed.) 1890:2:631
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