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Antique map, Tabula Aphricae I

Antique map, Tabula Aphricae I

Antique map, Tabula Aphricae I

FULL TITLE: Tabula Aphricae I. Publication: La Geografia di Claudio Tolomeo. An uncommon first state of one of the earliest Ptolemaic map of the north-west African coast, covering present day Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Libya. Girolamo Ruscelli's edition of Ptolemy's Geografia La Geografia di Claudio Tolomeo.

Venice, 1561 included newly engraved copperplates by Giulio and Livio Sanuti. This map is one of two that were engraved on the same plate, printed and then separated for the book. Manuscript additions on verso, in Latin. Width (cms) x Height (cms): 28.8 x 20.5.

The item "Antique map, Tabula Aphricae I" is in sale since Saturday, November 08, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "boden_antique_maps" and is located in Chichester. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Format: Sheet Map
  • Map Type: Countries/ Borders
  • Antique/ Modern: Antique

Antique map, Tabula Aphricae I