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Portolan chart of the Mediterranean Sea, the North Atlantic Ocean, the Black Sea, and the West African coast as far south as Sierra Leone.

Portolan chart of the Mediterranean Sea, the North Atlantic Ocean, the Black Sea, and the West African coast as far south as Sierra Leone.

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Creator: Aguilar, Jorge de.
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Date: no anno dominus nostris Jh[es]u Xpi de 1492.
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Description:
In frame 88 x 115 cm.
Contains seven compass roses.
Decoration: armorial shields and city views with banners.
Pen-and-ink in brown, red, and green.
Portolan chart with seaport names given for all coastlines.
Title devised by cataloger.
Physical Description:
1 map : manuscript, color, vellum ; 80 x 104 cm
Scale:
Scale not determined.
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2005107
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