Original antique engraved map of the Holy Land showing the Twelve Tribes of Israel, tracing the travels of Jesus Christ, and locating important biblical sites. This map was drawn and engraved by Jan van Luchentenburg and published by Pieter Mortier, Amsterdam, 1700.
The image area measures 40 x 47 cm [15¾" x 18½"], and the map is titled Het Heylige Land verdeeld in de Twaalf Stammen Israels waar in duydelyk is aan gegeven de Reysen van Jesus Christus & c. Dienende tot Groot Light vande Historien des Bybels. Topography is drawn in relief, and the title cartouche depicts Christ healing the sick.
In the lower right corner two scholars sit astride a distance scale, and there's an illustration of a Jerusalem shekel. The map is in excellent condition, with a bold, crisp impression, uncolored, with folds, as issued, and no rips or tears. Please see the scans and feel free to ask any questions. It is an original , authentic antique map, not a reproduction or modern reprint, and it is fully guaranteed to be genuine. Powered by SixBit's eCommerce Solution.
The item "Original 1700 Mortier Map HOLY LAND Israel Twelve Tribes Christ Healing the Sick" is in sale since Wednesday, November 22, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Asia Maps". The seller is "new_world_maps" and is located in Lake Worth, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.