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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.17.44
Object Name Map
Description "Moravia Marchionatus," Frankfurt, 1650, engraving, map by Matthaus Merian

A small but detailed map of the ancient region of Moravia in the Czech Republic, centered on the city of Olomouc (Olmutz), based on the earlier map of Johann Amos Comenio.
Title Moravia Marchionatus
Date 1650
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Merian, Matthaus
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-12.75 W-14.75 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Subjects Moravia
Czech Republic
Olomouc
Olmutz