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Lot 0015
  • Title: 1579 Ortelius Map of Six Mediterranean Islands -- Insularum Aliquot Maris Mediterranei Descriptio
  • Date: 1573, Antwerp
  • Cartographer: A Ortelius
  • Size: 14.9 X 18.7 in.
  • Additional Information: This is an outstanding composite map of six of the major islands in the Mediterranean: Sardinia, Sicily, Corfu, Djerba (off Tunisia), Elba (off Tuscany, Italy), and Malta. Each map is beautifully engraved showing settlements, rivers, and embellished with a variety of ships including a sinking ship off the coast of Malta where Saint Paul was supposed to have shipwrecked. Latin text on verso.

    Reserve: $440.00

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  • Location: This item ships from Ohio

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  • Condition

    Good. On laid paper. Slight soiling and toning, and markings in extreme margins of previous framing. Extra ink markings in the title area, likely at issue. Issued centerfold. Original hand color.

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    • 15%

    1579 Ortelius Map of Six Mediterranean Islands --

    Estimate $550 - $700May 16
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