520.16 - Regna Daniae Accuratissima Delineatio, ca 1665, by J. Janssonius, Netherlands
A beautiful and decorative map of Denmark and southern Sweden. There is an elaborate title cartouche, distance scale, as well as a coat-of-arms, compass rose, sailing ships with elegant calligraphy. The title is flanked by two Danes and putti with the distance scale in typical 17th century format. There is Latin text on the verso. The map is rated Very Good [see our rating criteria on the Home Page] with no apparent flaws other than the borders have been professionally extended to accommodate framing and restoration of the lower right neatline (3 cm). The map measures approximately (22.0″ x 18.1″ – 55.9 x 45.9 cm).