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Abraham Ortelius:  Cypri Insulae Nova Descript 1573

Maps of the Mediterranean

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Title: Cypri Insulae Nova Descript 1573

Map Maker: Abraham Ortelius

Place / Date: Antwerp / 1584

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 19.5 x 14 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $1,600.00

Inventory ID: 47946


Decorative example of this important early map of Cyprus from Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the world.

Large inset of Lemnos.  Two cartouches, sea monster and 3 ships at sea. 

References: Van den Broeke 149.

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