WORLD double hemisphere Magini 1617 orig. Antique map

June 28th 2017 -

WORLD double hemisphere Magini 1617 orig. Antique map

WORLD double hemisphere Magini 1617 orig. Antique map

Orbis Terrae Compendiosa Descriptio… Johannes Jansson Arnhem 1617. Copper engraved map; overall 20,5 x 26 cm; plate 17 x 24,5 cm. Folds as issued; slightly toned; some off-set; edges slightly browned; edges slightly fraye; small left margin; o/w vg cond. Original antique map from G. Magini’s atlas’Geographiae, tum veteris, tum novae, volumina duo. Jansson in Arnhem, 1617. This atlas combined 2 volumes in one and contains maps both of the ancient World according to Ptolemy and the modern World. This map shows the modern World according to Mercator’s Projection with double hemispheres, ornate scroll work and 2 small scientic instruments; large Southern landmass but naming New Guinee. No pagination on verso. The item “WORLD double hemisphere Magini 1617 orig. Antique map” is in sale since Wednesday, June 28, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps”. The seller is “angelikamapwoman” and is located in Surrey. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.
  • Type: Topographical Map
  • Year: 1617
  • Map View: World
  • Era: 1600s
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Date Range: 1600-1699
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Giovanni Magini
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original

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