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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.17.80
Object Name Map
Description "Galatia cujus Populi Tolistobogi, Tectosages, Trocmi, mox Provincia sub Romanis…," Amsterdam, c. 1700, hand-colored engraving, map by Nicolas Sanson, published by John Covens and Cornelius Mortier

This map depicts northern Turkey, centered on Ankara. It illustrates the provinces inhabited by the three Celtic tribes (Tolistobogi, Tectosages, and Trocmi) that migrated from the Danube Valley to Galatia in the third century CE.
Title Galatia cujus Populi Tolistobogi, Tectosages, Trocmi, mox Provincia sub Romanis…
Date c. 1700
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Sanson, Nicolas
Role of Creator 2 Publisher
Creator 2 Covens, Johannes
Role of Creator 3 Publisher
Creator 3 Mortier, Cornelius
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-21 W-25.125 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Subjects Turkey
Ankara