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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.17.79
Object Name Map
Description "Turquie d'Europe et partie de celle d'Asie divisée par grandes Provinces et Gouvernemts," Paris, 1770, hand-colored engraving, map by Jean Janvier

This map is roughly centered on Greece, including the islands of Crete and Cyprus. The map extends from Bosnia and Serbia to the Black Sea and Crimea, and delineates the boundaries of Croatia, Dalmatia, Macedonia, Bulgaria, and Romania.

Title Turquie d'Europe et partie de celle d'Asie divisée par grandes Provinces et Gouvernemts.
Date 1770
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Janvier, Jean
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-14.5 W-20.625 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Subjects Greece
Crete
Cyprus
Bosnia
Serbia
Black Sea
Crimea
Croatia
Dalmatia
Macedonia
Bulgaria
Romania