Title: Augusta Iuxta Figuram Quam Hisce Temporibus Habet Delineata
- Author: Braun & Hogenberg
- Date: 1572
- Medium: Hand-colored copperplate engraving
- Condition: Very Good - age toning, light foxing, issued center fold
- Inches: 19 x 13 [Image]
- Centimeters: 48.72 x 33.33 [Image]
- Product ID: 002881
"Augsburg According the the Figure which has been Delineated in Recent Times"
Map of Augsburg, Germany from Civitates Orbis Terrarum (1572-1622), a collective work engraved by Hogenberg and edited by Braun which contained 542 bird's-eye views of cities around the world. Shows the city's fortifications and canals and contains a numbered legend which indicates locations of important sites and buildings. To the lower right appears a cartouche with a description of the city and its inhabitants. The upper left corner contains the crest of the Holy Roman Empire next to the city's coat of arms.