[World map]


[World map]

Item Information

Title:
[World map]
Creator:
Silvani, Bernardo.
Creator:
Pencio, Jacopo, fl. 1486-1530
Date:
1511
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
World maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
World
Publisher:
Venetiis : Per Iacobum Pentium de Leucho
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Cordiform projection.
Map is printed in two colors, red and black.
Outer map border shows decorative windheads and zodiacal signs.
Appears in Ptolemy's Geographia, edited by Bernard Sylvanus. Venetiis : Per Iacobum Pentium de Leucho, anno Domini 1511.
The author's name is often given as Bernard Sylvanus (see Shirley entry 32, plate 35) or Bernardus Sylvanus.
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://archive.org/details/claudiiptholemae00ptol
Extent:
1 map : col. ; 43 x 57 cm.
Scale:
Scale not given
Language:
Latin
Identifier:
06_01_007969
Call #:
G1005 .P7 1511
Barcode:
30000003782526
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