Mesopotamia with part of Babylon
Stock No. 3102MS
Copper-engraved map for Samuel Bochart, Geographia Sacra, in his Opera Omnia, Leiden, 1692. (Bochart (1599-1667) was a French scholar who studies were mainly biblical and linguistic.) Image 268 x 195 mm., sheet about 360 x 230 mm. Later hand-colouring. This map corresponds to the modern Iraq and eastern Syria.