Maastricht (siege in 1632)
Date of first edition: 1649
Date of this map: 1649
Dimensions (not including margins): 51,5 x 42,5 cm
Dimensions (including margins): 65,2 x 53,5 cm
Condition: excellent. Sharp copper engraving printed on strong paper. Old colouring. Wide margins.
Condition rating: A+
Verso: text in Latin
Map reference: Van der Krogt IV, 2-1, 2550
From: Novum Ac Magnum Theatrum Urbicum Belgicae (“Stedenboeck”); van der Krogt, IV, 2-1, 43:111.2, map 22
Maastricht, siege of 1632
The Siege of Maastricht was fought between 9 June and 22 August 1632, when the Dutch commander Frederick Hendrik, Prince of Orange, eventually captured the city from Habsburg forces.
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