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The second of Munster's Ptolemaic world maps

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Ptolemeisch General Tafel die halbe Rugel der Welt begreissende.
Basle, Sebastian Petri, c.1588. German text edition. Coloured woodcut, printed area 320 x 360mm.

A map of the world according to Claudius Ptolemy, set within a decorative border of clouds and wind heads.

This new block was introduced into Munster's 'Cosmography' in 1588 to replace the original cut in 1540.

SHIRLEY: World 162.
Stock ID : 19766

£950

£950

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Stock Id :19766

Download Image

The second of Munster's Ptolemaic world maps

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Ptolemeisch General Tafel die halbe Rugel der Welt begreissende.
Basle, Sebastian Petri, c.1588. German text edition. Coloured woodcut, printed area 320 x 360mm.

A map of the world according to Claudius Ptolemy, set within a decorative border of clouds and wind heads.

This new block was introduced into Munster's 'Cosmography' in 1588 to replace the original cut in 1540.

SHIRLEY: World 162.
Stock ID : 19766

£950

£950