Septima Asia tabula continet Margianam, Bactrianam, Sogdianos, Sacas & Scythiam intra Imaū mōtē


Septima Asia tabula continet Margianam, Bactrianam, Sogdianos, Sacas & Scythiam intra Imaū mōtē

Item Information

Title:
Septima Asia tabula continet Margianam, Bactrianam, Sogdianos, Sacas & Scythiam intra Imaū mōtē
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:
Tajikistan--Maps--Early works to 1800
Kyrgyzstan--Maps--Early works to 1800
Turkmenistan--Maps--Early works to 1800
Uzbekistan--Maps--Early works to 1800
Kazakhstan--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
Tajikistan
Kyrgyzstan
Turkmenistan
Uzbekistan
Kazakhstan
Publisher:
Ulm : Lienhart Hol
Notes:
Title from verso.
Map of ancient Scythian lands in Central Asia, to the west of the Pamir Mountain range.
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. ; 27 x 45 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:9,000,000]
Language:
Latin
Identifier:
06_01_000860
Call #:
G1005 .P7 1482
Barcode:
30000003825180
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