Duodecima et Ultima Asie tabula continet Taprobana insulam cum certeris insulis adiacentibus


Duodecima et Ultima Asie tabula continet Taprobana insulam cum certeris insulis adiacentibus

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Title:
Duodecima et Ultima Asie tabula continet Taprobana insulam cum certeris insulis adiacentibus
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:
Sri Lanka--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
Sri Lanka
Publisher:
Ulm : Lienhart Hol
Notes:
Title from verso.
Map of Sri Lanka.
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 : hand col ; 25 x 24 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:9,000,000]
Language:
Latin
Identifier:
06_01_000999
Call #:
G1005 .P7 1482
Barcode:
30000003825284
Terms of Use:
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