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Orbis terrae compendiosa descriptio, ex ea, quam ex Magna Vniuersali Mercatoris Rumoldus Mercator fieri curabat inhac comodiore forma a Hieron: Porro redact

From: Effigies regvm ac principum, eorum scilicet, quor[que] vis ac potentia in re nautica seu marina prae caeteris spectabilis est. : Quibus propter materie affinitatem adiecte sunt et imagines praestantissimorum ac maxime illustrium heroum, quorum virtus ac s

Orbis terrae compendiosa descriptio, ex ea, quam ex Magna Vniuersali Mercatoris Rumoldus Mercator fieri curabat inhac comodiore forma a Hieron: Porro redact

From: Effigies regvm ac principum, eorum scilicet, quor[que] vis ac potentia in re nautica seu marina prae caeteris spectabilis est. : Quibus propter materie affinitatem adiecte sunt et imagines praestantissimorum ac maxime illustrium heroum, quorum virtus ac s

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Creator: Porro, Girolamo, 1520-1604 engraver
Other Creator: Passe, Crispijn van de, ca. 1565-1637
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Date: Undated
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Description:
World map engraved by Girolamo Porro after Gerhard Mercator.
Printed in lower right-hand corner: initials "F. P.".
Scale not given.
Map has small green mark just above and to the right of the half of the world depicted on the left.
Map has small green mark just below the center, which can be seen on both the recto and verso.
Map has round brown mark at the bottom, slightly off-center, that can be seen on both the recto and verso.
Left edge of map on verso has been folded back slightly.
Physical Description:
1 map
26.4 x 27 cm. folded to 26.4 x approximately 14.3 cm.
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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.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2035570
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