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Cartographer: Martin Waldseemuller
Title: : [Persia]
Date: 1541      Size: 19 x 12 inches
Published: Strasbourg
Description: Persia. Rare early woodcut after Ptolomey.
Map Ref: MEAST2869
Cartographer: Abraham Ortelius
Title: : Persia
Date: 1601      Size: 5 x 4 inches
Published: Antwerp
Description: Early miniature map with cartouche and later hand colouring.
Map Ref: MEAST3782
Cartographer: Matthias Quad
Title: : Persiae Regnvm Sive Sophorv Imperivm
Date: 1609      Size: 10 x 8 inches
Published: Heidelberg
Description: Persia. Early map of the Empire.
Map Ref: MEAST3554
Cartographer: Petrus Bertius
Title: : Persia
Date: 1618      Size: 5 x 3 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Persia. Miniature map of the region. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST3417
Cartographer: Mercator Hondius
Title: : Persicum Regnum
Date: 1621      Size: 8 x 6 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: The Persian Empire. An attractive miniature map charting Iran, Pakistan, and Afghanistan. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST4084
Cartographer: Samuel Purchas
Title: : Persicum Regnum
Date: 1625      Size: 8 x 5 inches
Published: London
Description: Persia. Published as part of Hakluytus Posthomous or Purchas his Pilgrimis, contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and Lande Travells, by Englishmen and others. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST4124
Cartographer: John Speed
Title: : The Kingdome of Persia
Date: 1676      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: London
Description: Persia. Stunning map with illustrated borders showing cities and inhabitants. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST3491
Cartographer: Allain Mallet
Title: : Perse Moderne
Date: 1683      Size: 4 x 6 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Persia. Attractive miniature map. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST3494
Cartographer: Robert Morden
Title: : Persia
Date: 1688      Size: 6 x 7 inches
Published: London
Description: A detailed miniature map with panel of text. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST3740
Cartographer: N. & G. Sanson
Title: : L'Empire du Sophy des Perses
Date: 1692      Size: 10 x 7 inches
Published: Paris
Description: A seventeenth century map of Iran identifying it as a Sufi Empire. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST3993
Cartographer: Pierre Du Val
Title: : Persia
Date: 1694      Size: 5 x 4 inches
Published: Paris
Description: A miniature coloured map of Persia.
Map Ref: MEAST3652
Cartographer: Pieter Van der Aa
Title: : La Rade de Gammeron
Date: 1714      Size: 8 x 9 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Straits of Hormuz. Modern day Bandas Abbas. Beautifully engraved map with elaborate cartouche. Strong impression.
Map Ref: MEAST3524
Cartographer: Matthaus Seutter
Title: : Nova Imperii Persici
Date: c. 1740      Size: 20 x 23 inches
Published: Augsburg
Description: Visually stunning map with rich original colour. Surrounded by two large intricate cartouches showing the Persian Emperor surrounded by allegorical figures and a coastal scene.
Map Ref: MEAST3703
Cartographer: Homann Heirs
Title: : Die Stadt Ardebil in Adirbeitzan
Date: c. 1740      Size: 6 x 5 inches
Published: Nuremberg
Description: Ardabil. Bird's-eye view of the city. Original colour.
Map Ref: MEAST3004
Cartographer: Jacob Schley
Title: : Ile D'Ormus ou de Jerun
Date: 1747      Size: 10 x 9 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Bird's eye view of Ormuz (Hormuz) situated in the Persian Gulf (now Iranian territory). Shows the Strait of Ormuz, the Portuguese fortification and with a decorative border. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST4168
Cartographer: Salmon
Title: : Isld. of Harmuz or Ormus
Date: c. 1750      Size: 9 x 6 inches
Published: London
Description: Beautiful map of this strategically important island situated in the Straits of Hormuz. It was known to the classical Greeks as Organa and Jarun in the Islamic period and then Hormuz Island. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST4227