(Greece) Colfo Di Lepanto

Mapmaker: Camocio

(Greece) Colfo Di Lepanto

c. 1572

  • ~Catalog 56~
  • Provincia Di Albania.

    Lefkas and Zakyntos, over the northern coast of the Peloponesse to the Corinthian isthmus that connects it to Greece, including all of the "Colfo Di Lepanto". Notes the many islands and many towns near Lepanto. Published just a few years after the famous Turkish/Christian naval battle that occurred here in 1571, which is noted. This was
    the battle in which Miguel De Cervantes was wounded and wove his experience into his book "Don Quixote".

    Cropped closely and tipped onto paper, as is customary, condition is very good. Image size is approximately 7 x 9 (inches)