An extremely rare map titled. Fessae et Marocchi Regna Morocco, by Gerard Mercator & Jodocus Hondius. A finely engraved and decorative map of Morocco in north-west Africa, with the Canary Islands. Top left quadrant shows an inset of the island of Penon de Veles. In the bottom right a decorative cartouche. With English text to verso. Published in Amsterdam 1630. A r eference to the map by Van der Krogt 1, 8615:1A. Attractive early hand colouring. In good clean condition, the bottom margin has remains of old tape. The map measures approximately 356 x 481 mm and has good size original margins. This is a genuine antique map 390 years old. The item “1630 map Fessae et Marocchi Regna Morocco + Penon de Veles by Mercator/Hondius” is in sale since Saturday, February 22, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps”. The seller is “ellys7″ and is located in Oxon. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Cartographer/Publisher: Gerard Mercator & Jodocus Hondius
- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Year: 1630
- Date Range: 1600-1699
- Country/Region: Canary Islands