[Nuremberg: J.B. Homann, c.1715.]
Mezzotint. 320 x 215mm (12½ x 8½").
Johann David Köhler (1684-1755), a German historian whose focuses were on Roman coins as historical artifacts, ancient weapons, and genealogy. His historical atlas, 'Bequemer Schul- und Reise-Atlas', published by Weigel in 1719, contained maps decorated with ancient coins found locally. By Johann Kenckel (1688-1722).
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