IERUSALEM


Name of map     : IERUSALEM

Cartographer    : Nicolaas Berchem (1620-1683), from his Bible maps, 1669, not in Laor, but Poortman map 126

Stock number    : 4949

Date            : 1663

Area displayed  : City of Jerusalem with 11 surrounding images concerning holy Jewish themes: the Temple of Salomo, the Ark, the Fragrances altar, King Solomon, the Burning altar, the Copper Sea, the Temple of Ezechiel, the Wax vessel, the Tabernacle, the High Priest, the Gold Chandelier, the table showing bread.

Plate size      : 364 x 463 mm;

Paper size      : 426 x 483 mm;

Margins, left   : 10  mm,  right: 10  mm;

         upper  : 24  mm,  lower: 38  mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper   color   : off white;

Age of map color: old, original color;

Imperfections

     margins    : none;

     plate area : none;

     verso      : bottom of centerfold strengthened;

Overall quality : perfect/EXCELLENT/very good/good/fair/mediocre/poor

Price           : Euro   1275


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