Mechlinia Dominium et Aerschot Ducatus

Name of map     : Mechlinia Dominium et Aerschot Ducatus;

Cartographer    : Mercator/Hondius/Janssonius, 1636.

Stock number    : 2254

Map number      :(Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici II): p. 382, map 432;

Copy from a German edition; Page signature:  Nn;

Area displayed  : Flanders from Brussel-Tienen-St Truyen (S) to

                  Antwerpen-Herentals (N), Antwerpen-Brussels (W) to

                  St Truyen Herck (E);

Plate size      : 412 x 512 mm;

Paper size      : 454 x 547 mm;

Margins, left   : 18  mm,  right: 25  mm;

         upper  : 23  mm,  lower: 20  mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper   color   : off white;

Age of map color: old, original;

Colours used    : green, yellow, pink, orange, mostly in outline only;

Overall colour impression: restrained;


     margins    : small tears in lower and left margin well repaired;

     plate area : slight repair at top centerfold; minute hole;

     verso      : none;

Overall quality :perfect/excellent/VERY GOOD/good/fair/mediocre/poor

Price           :  Euro  175

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