CRETA IOVIS MAGNI, MEDIO JACET INSULA PONTO EX CONATIBUS GEOGRAPHICIS ABRAHAMI ORTELY.

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Abraham Ortelius


Creta Iovis Magni, Medio Jacet Insula Ponto ex Conatibus Geographicis Abrahami Ortely.

Copper plate engraving, c.1660.
14 7/8 x 19 1/8"(37.7 x 48.5 cm) plus margins.
Good condition save for some repaired worm holes in the upper margin and minor splitting along upper and lower centerfold. B/W
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 91380
Price: $425.00
Publisher : Published by Johannes Janssonius, Amsterdam
A map of ancient Crete that was taken from Abraham Ortelius' map of Crete (Van den Brocke #217). This map appeared in Jansson's historical atlas.Blank verso Maps

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