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Giovanni Antonio Magini:  Tabula Aphricae II [shows Sicily and Sardinia]

Maps of European Islands


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Title: Tabula Aphricae II [shows Sicily and Sardinia]

Map Maker: Giovanni Antonio Magini

Place / Date: Venice / 1597

Coloring: Uncolored

Size: 7 x 5 inches

Condition: VG

Price: $130.00

Inventory ID: 47363


Description:

16th Century Italian cartography of Sicily, Sardinia, and North Africa based on Ptolemy.

Striking example of Magini's map of North Africa, based upon Ptolemy.

Shows part of the Mediterranean, including Sicily and Sardinia. Three sea monsters and an erupting volcano on the island of Sicily.


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Maps of the Mediterranean
Maps of North Africa
Maps of European Islands
Maps of the Mediterranean