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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.17.65
Object Name Map
Description "Walachia, Servia, Bulgaria, Romania," Amsterdam, 1628, hand-colored engraving, map by Gerardus Mercator

A map of Bulgaria, including parts of Romania, Serbia, Kosovo, Macedonia and Turkey, showing Istanbul/Constantinople, and the coastline of the Black Sea and the Sea of Marmara.
Title Walachia, Servia, Bulgaria, Romania
Date 1628
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Mercator, Gerardus
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-18.5 W-22.375 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Subjects Bulgaria
Istanbul / Constantinople
Black Sea
Sea of Marmara.