AFRICA 1598 RUSCELLI PTOLEMY 16e CENTURY UNUSUAL ANTIQUE ENGRAVED MAP
Very unusual antique copper engraved map of western Africa, by RUSCELLI, from a map of Ptolemy, XVIe century. This is a map from Ruscelli's edition of Ptolemy's Geographia (La Geografia di Claudio Tolomeo). His most famous work is his translation of Ptolemy's Geographia, which was published after his death. X 22,5 cm / 11,8 x 8,6 inches. WE DON'T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE.
Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item "AFRICA 1598 RUSCELLI PTOLEMY 16e CENTURY UNUSUAL ANTIQUE ENGRAVED MAP" is in sale since Saturday, December 19, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "efi6" and is located in Paris.
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- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Year: 1598
- Date Range: 1500-1599