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Scandinavia, comprehending Norway, Sueden, and part of Denmark.

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Article ID EUS3848
Artist Anonymus
Title Scandinavia, comprehending Norway, Sueden, and part of Denmark.
Year ca. 1700
Description
Map shows Fennoscandia is the geographical peninsula of the Scandinavian Peninsula (Norway, Sweden, Denmark), Finland, Karelia and the Kola Peninsula.
Scandinavia characterized by common ethnocultural North Germanic heritage and mutually intelligible North Germanic languages The term Scandinavia in local usage covers the three kingdoms of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden, but in English usage, it also sometimes refers to the Scandinavian Peninsula or to the broader region which includes Finland and Iceland This broader region is usually known locally as the Nordic countries. The remote Norwegian islands of Svalbard and Jan Mayen are usually not seen as a part of Scandinavia, nor is Greenland, a constituent country within the Kingdom of Denmark. The Faroe Islands may be included.
Dimensions (cm)27 x 18,5
ConditionRight Margin enlarged
Coloringoriginal colored
TechniqueCopper print

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