Map of Atlantic Ocean

Creator:
Piri Reis, ca. 1470-1552
Published/Created:
1513
Notes:
Piri Reis was a captain in the Imperial Navy. This is the surviving half of a larger map of the world presented to Selim I in Cairo in 1517. Topkapi R. 1633 muk.
Topics:
Maps -- Spain -- 16th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Medieval
Culture:
Spanish
Accession Number:
3273-1114
Genre:
illuminated manuscripts (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Maps, Atlases & Globes
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Note:
The Age of Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent; Imported in 2008 from LIMS (Library of Images of Medieval Spain), originally developed by Prof. Maria Rosa Menocal in conjunction with ITG
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Original Repository:
Istanbul, Turkey: Topkapi Saray Library
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 293795
OID:
563539
PID:
digcoll:1909625