[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean Sea, the North Atlantic Ocean, the Baltic Sea, and the West African coast].

Creator:
Maggiolo, Vesconte, active 1504-1549.
Physical Description:
1 map : manuscript, color, vellum ; 75 x 101 cm
Notes:
In frame 92 x 118 cm.
Portolan chart with seaport names given for all coastlines.
Title devised by cataloger.
Pen-and-ink in brown, red, blue and green.
Contains eight compass roses.
Decoration: armorial shields, city views with gilded banners, tents, and Madonna with child.
Topics:
Manuscript maps --Mediterranean Region
Portolanos --Europe
Portolanos --Mediterranean Region
Topics:
Baltic Sea--Maps--Early works to 1800.
Mediterranean Sea--Maps--Early works to 1800.
North Atlantic Ocean--Maps--Early works to 1800.
Language:
Italian
Scale:
Scale not determined.
Coordinates:
a
Genre:
Manuscript maps.
Portolan charts.
Format:
Map
Content Type:
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:
Public
Call Number:
Art Storage 1980 156
Orbis Record:
11194241
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
1027147
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
OID:
2005103
PID:
digcoll:3339974

Number of Pages: 2
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