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1574 Ruscelli Map of Arabian Peninsula -- Tabula Asiae VI
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  • Title: 1574 Ruscelli Map of Arabian Peninsula -- Tabula Asiae VI
  • Cartographer: G Ruscelli
  • Year / Place: 1594, Venice
  • Map Dimension (in.): 7.2 X 9.3 in.

    This is an excellent map of the Arabian Peninsula, Persian Gulf and Red Sea, presented on a trapezoidal projection. The map extent to Africa showing Ethiopia and Somalia (here labeled Agipto). The Persian Gulf area is rather misshaped. This was published by G. Ziletti and is from the third edition of Ruscelli's translation of Ptolemy's Geographia. Italian text on verso. This work is among the first to utilize copper plate engraving, in place of wood, and copper plates were used for maps for three plus centuries henceforth.

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  • Title: 1574 Ruscelli Map of Arabian Peninsula -- Tabula Asiae VI
  • Cartographer: G Ruscelli
  • Year / Place: 1594, Venice
  • Map Dimension (in.): 7.2 X 9.3 in.

    This is an excellent map of the Arabian Peninsula, Persian Gulf and Red Sea, presented on a trapezoidal projection. The map extent to Africa showing Ethiopia and Somalia (here labeled Agipto). The Persian Gulf area is rather misshaped. This was published by G. Ziletti and is from the third edition of Ruscelli's translation of Ptolemy's Geographia. Italian text on verso. This work is among the first to utilize copper plate engraving, in place of wood, and copper plates were used for maps for three plus centuries henceforth.

    Reserve: $200.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $17.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination. International shipping may be subject to VAT.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from Ohio

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
  • Condition
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    Good. On laid paper. Slight toning, mostly at the edges. Offsetting. Issued centerfold. Uncolored.

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