Ignographia Candiae tertia vice a turcis obessae in lucem edita a F. de Wit

Collection: Osher Map Library Sheet Map Collection

Title: Ignographia Candiae tertia vice a turcis obessae in lucem edita a F. de Wit

Barcode: 53633

Creator: Wit, Frederik de

Publishing Location: Amsterdam

Date Range: circa 1660 - circa 1668

Language: Latin

Map Type: Historical

Dimensions: 57 x 50 cm

Physical Description: Map shows the siege of the city of Heraklion by the Ottomans from 1648 to 1669. The ships of the Knights of Malta can be seen fighting in the background. The Ottomans eventually conquered the Venetian controlled city, Heraklion or Erakleion is the largest city and administrative capital of the Island of Crete.

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/53633.0001