Europe


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Item Information

Title:
Europe
Author:
Schedel, Hartmann, 1440-1514
Publisher:
Koberger, Anton, approximately 1440-1513
Engraver:
Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm, -1494
Engraver:
Wolgemut, Michael, 1434-1519
Date:
[1493?]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map & Education Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map & Education Center Collection
Subjects:
Incunabula--Specimens--Maps
Europe--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
Europe
Europe
Extent:
1 map ; 40 x 58 cm
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Publisher:
Nuremberge : Anthonius Koberger
Scale:
Not drawn to scale
Language:
Latin
Notes:
Woodcut map of Europe, based on Ptolemy, from the first edition of the Nuremburg chronicle.
Relief shown pictorially.
From: Liber chronicarum, 12 July 1493.
Text in Latin in 1 column on folio 2 recto. Imprint in Latin in 1 column on folio 2 verso.
In upper right of verso: CCXCIX.
Identifier:
06_01_016334
06_01_016335
Call #:
G5700 1493 .S3
Barcode:
39999085945085