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Europae Tabula IX

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Article ID EUO1383
Artist Gastaldi
Title Europae Tabula IX
Year ca. 1540
Description Map shows Romania, Moldavia, Bugaria, Dalmatia, Macedonia and partly Turkey
One definition describes Eastern Europe as a cultural entity: the region lying in Europe with the main characteristics consisting of Greek, Byzantine, Eastern Orthodox, Russian, and some Ottoman culture influences. Ancient kingdoms of the region included Orontid Armenia Albania, Colchis and Iberia. These kingdoms were either from the start, or later on incorporated into various Iranian empires, including the Achaemenid Persian, Parthian, and Sassanid Persian Empires. Parts of the Balkans and more northern areas were ruled by the Achaemenid Persians as well, including Thrace, Paeonia, Macedon, and most of the Black Sea coastal regions of Romania, Ukraine, and Russia.
Place of Publication Venice
Dimensions (cm)18,5 x 24,5
ConditionVery good
Coloringoriginal colored
TechniqueCopper print

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