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Selected Maps: 1 to 16 of 24

Cartographer: Claudius Ptolemy
Title: : Tabula Seconda de Asia
Date: 1490      Size: 18 x 15 inches
Published: Rome
Description: Important incunabula showing the region that covers the Crimea, the Sea of Azov and the northern Caucasus.
Map Ref: RUS2572
Cartographer: Johann Christoph Wagner
Title: : Armenia seu Turcomania, Georgia, Commania
Date: 1685      Size: 11 x 14 inches
Published: Ulm
Description: Stunning map of the Caucasus with a detailed panorama bordering the map, spanning from Persia to Turkey and depicting a caravan in transit. Strong impression.
Map Ref: RUS2454
Cartographer: Robert Morden
Title: : Armenia & Georgia-Comania
Date: 1688      Size: 6 x 7 inches
Published: London
Description: Miniature map of the Caucasus (Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan) with text below. Coloured.
Map Ref: RUS2214
Cartographer: Nicolas & Guillaume Sanson
Title: : Turcomanie, Georgie, Commanie
Date: 1692      Size: 9 x 8 inches
Published: Paris
Description: The Caucasus, including Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan. Coloured.
Map Ref: RUS2493
Cartographer: Pieter van der Aa
Title: : Zee en Landtogt door A. Jenkinson van Astracan gedaan na Tartarien en te Rug tot in Moscow
Date: 1707      Size: 9 x 6 inches
Published: Leiden
Description: Southern Russia, the Caucasus, and the shores of the Caspian Sea. Anthony Jenkinson's 1558 journey from Moscow, through Astrakhan, and into Tartary is marked. Coloured.
Map Ref: RUS2296
Cartographer: J. & R. Ottens
Title: : Nova ac verissima Maris Caspii
Date: 1723      Size: 23 x 19 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Beautiful rendition of the Caspian Sea as known to ancient geographers, orientated east to west. Rich original hand colour.
Map Ref: RUS2568
Cartographer: J. & R. Ottens
Title: : Carte Marine de la Mer Caspiene
Date: 1723      Size: 23 x 35 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Superb example of Ottens' variant of the first scientific survey of the Caspian Sea. Map on two sheets joined in fantastic full wash original colour. (BC)
Map Ref: RUS2570
Cartographer: Covens & Mortier
Title: : Carte des Pays Voisins de la Mer Caspiene
Date: c. 1740      Size: 24 x 19 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: The Caucasus, Georgia, and Armenia. Beautifully detailed and decorative map of the countries around the Caspian Sea. One of the great 18th century maps of this region. Original colour.
Map Ref: RUS2524
Cartographer: Homann Heirs
Title: : Schamachia
Date: c. 1740      Size: 6 x 5 inches
Published: Nuremberg
Description: Shamakhi, Azerbaijan. Birds eye view of the historic city and surrounding countryside. Original colour.
Map Ref: RUS2094
Cartographer: Jonas Hanway
Title: : A Map of the Routs of the Russian Embassy to Persia in 1746
Date: 1753      Size: 19 x 18 inches
Published: London
Description: This map of the Caspian Sea and its surroundings was compiled by the English merchant-explorer Jonas Hanway from his own travels and the accounts of a Russian Embassy to Persia in 1746.
Map Ref: RUS2608
Cartographer: Herman Moll
Title: : The Caspian Sea Drawn by the Czar's Special Command
Date: c. 1755      Size: 9 x 11 inches
Published: London
Description: A handsomely-engraved map of the Caspian Sea with inset panoramas of Astrakhan, Derbent, and Makhachkala (Terki). Based on a Russian survey, undertaken from 1719-21, on the orders of Peter the Great.
Map Ref: RUS2603
Cartographer: Francois Santini
Title: : Carte de la Georgie et des Pays Situes entre la Mer Noir et la Mer Caspienne
Date: 1775      Size: 25 x 19 inches
Published: Venice
Description: Large scale map of the Caucasus. Based on a Georgian map first drawn in 1738 and then published by Joseph Nicholas de L'Isle in 1766. This is a Venetian rendition of the information issued in 1775. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: RUS2514
Cartographer: Philippe Vandermaelen
Title: : Asie - Partie de la Perse. No. 52 [The Caucasus - Turkey - Iraq - Iran]
Date: 1827      Size: 22 x 20 inches
Published: Brussels
Description: Southern Caucasus, specifically Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan, extending to show parts of Turkey, Iraq and Iran. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: RUS1924
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Part of Georgia & Armenia
Date: 1833      Size: 14 x 13 inches
Published: London
Description: Sketch map of modern-day Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan showing how the Caucasus were divided between Turkey, Russia, and Persia in 1833. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: RUS2141
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Sketch map to Illustrate Professor Abich's Paper on the Climatology of the Caucasus
Date: 1851      Size: 8 x 5 inches
Published: London
Description: Meteorological map of the Caucasus noting isothermal lines and weather stations, both constructed and projected. Coloured.
Map Ref: RUS2533
Cartographer: Joseph Grassl
Title: : Karte des Kaukasischen Isthmus
Date: 1856      Size: 18 x 13 inches
Published: Hildburghausen
Description: Detailed map of the Caucasus covering the modern-day countries of Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: RUS2475