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Abraham Ortelius:  Scotiae Tabula

Maps of Scotland


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Title: Scotiae Tabula

Map Maker: Abraham Ortelius

Place / Date: Antwerp / 1584

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 18.5 x 14 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $1,200.00

Inventory ID: 47645


Description:

Beautifully hand-colored example of Ortelius' map of Scotland, drawn from Mercator's 8 sheet wall map of the British Isles published in 1564. Oriented with West at the top of the map.

From the 1587 French edition of Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern Atlas. 


References: Van Den Broecke 18.


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Maps of Scotland