(Northern Russia- Arctic- Finland- Lapland- early skiing). Scarce 400 year old copper engraved map.With fine decorative visual appeal, two large compass roses, two sets of natives in local dress, one set within a scroll cartouche top right. Text below, blank on reverse. Undoubtedly scarce printed map due to the obscure early source and vintage. Paper uniformly age toned, left side blank margin slightly browned, overall clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal. 11 1/4"H x 7 5/8"W. 5 1/4"H x 6 3/4"W. We do not sell modern reprints. The item "Russia north Lapland c. 1600 rare Arctic region map natives skis compass rose" is in sale since Tuesday, April 2, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps". The seller is "oldmapsoldbooks" and is located in Dover, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.