1598 Ptolemy /Ziletti Map Mauritania Nuova Tavola North & West Africa
1598 - Ptolemy /Ziletti Map - Mauritania Nuova Tavola - North & West Africa. This original antique map comes from Ruscelli's'Ptolemaeus La Geografia' which published new (Tabula Nova) maps along with Ptolemy's originals. This map is from the 1598 edition of the atlas, published in Venice by G. The decorative element is provided by a sea monster in the bottom left. This is an essential map for collectors of the area. Overall double page size: 33 cm x 24 cm approx. Closed tear to left hand page edge (15mm). The item "1598 Ptolemy /Ziletti Map Mauritania Nuova Tavola North & West Africa" is in sale since Saturday, March 16, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps". The seller is "ferdiscroft" and is located in Warrington. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Cartographer/Publisher: Ruscelli
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Type: Topographical Map
- Year: 1598
- Date Range: 1500-1599
- Era: 1500s