Quinta Asie tabula continet Assyriam, Susianam, Medos, Persidem, Hyrcaniam, Parthiam & Carmania desertam


Quinta Asie tabula continet Assyriam, Susianam, Medos, Persidem, Hyrcaniam, Parthiam & Carmania desertam

Item Information

Title:
Quinta Asie tabula continet Assyriam, Susianam, Medos, Persidem, Hyrcaniam, Parthiam & Carmania desertam
Creator:
Ptolemy, 2nd cent
Printer:
Hol, Lienhart
Date:
[1482]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Iran--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
Iran
Publisher:
Ulm : Lienhart Hol
Notes:
Title from verso.
Map of Iran.
Relief shown by brown coloring.
Engraved on wood with place names in moveable type.
Includes names of places and natural features.
In margin: notes on latitude.
Descriptive text within ornamental borders on verso.
Appears in the author's Geographia. Ulm : Lienhart Hol, 16 July 1482.
Text in Latin.
Cataloging, conservation, and digitization made possible in part by The National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Atlas scanned by Internet Archive http://www.archive.org/details/cosmographia00ptol
Extent:
1 map : col. ; 34 x 49 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:6,000,000]
Language:
Latin
Identifier:
06_01_000858
Call #:
G1005 .P7 1482
Barcode:
30000003824654
Terms of Use:
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