Ground Plan of the city of Krakau

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Map ID: 118
Original title: Grundriss der Stadt Krakau
Localization: Cracow
Year: c. 1800
Scale: 1:1 800
Publisher: Author Johann Hom[rne]
Source: Courtesy of the Austrian War Archive, GIh 334
Rights: Austrian War Archive (Kriegsarchiv). Vienna

Hand-drawn map of the city shows main buildings of Cracow within city defensive walls.

The map was drawn by Johann Hom[rne].


  • The top part of the map contains the name: “Ground Plan of the city of Krakau” (Grundriss der Stadt Krakau).
  • The top left part contains the city’s coat of arms, the windrose, and a painting of Mercury.
  • The lower part of the map contains a list of objects marked on the map.
  • The lower right corner holds the stamp of the Archive where the map is kept.