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65/5823 Worldmaps Universalis Tabula Iuxta Ptolemeum
65/5823 [Worldmaps]. "Universalis Tabula Iuxta Ptolemeum." Handcol. engr. map by G. MERCATOR, 34,5x47,5 cm.,, n.publ., ±1700, framed.

- Sl. yellowed/ browned.

= Shirley 139: "His general Ptolemaic map is one of the finest available". Later edition with an entirely reworked border containing allegorical figures representing the 4 elements: earth, water, fire and air. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXXX.

€ (400-600) 400