By: Homann Heirs
Date: 1751 (dated)
Dimensions: 16.5 x 21 inches (42 x 53.4 cm).
This mid-18th century map of Switzerland is loaded with geographical detail and tastefully colored by canton. Cities towns and villages are labeled throughout with some being underlined to give them a heightened sense of importance. The title cartouche is bordered by coats of arms representing the 13 cantons individually colored in the map. An index key and four scales of distance are also included in opposite corners of the map.
Condition: Map is in B+ condition with some minor staining in the margin and creases from previous folding.
Inventory # 18384
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