Hispalensis Conventus

Name of map     : Hispalensis Conventus

Cartographer    : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number    : 2084

Map number      : Ort 28; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 74

State number of plate: 1

Copy from edition: 1612 Spanish; Page signature: 20;

Estimated number of copies printed: 5875

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 98

Area displayed  : South West Spain, Sevilla and surroundings

Plate size      : 353 x 458 mm;

Paper size      : 479 x 564 mm;

Margins, left   : 53 mm,  right: 51 mm;

         upper  : 52 mm,  lower: 78 mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy but somewhat worn;

Paper   color   :  overall browning;

Age of map color:  old, original;

     colors used:  yellow, pink, orange, red, blue, green;

  general color appearance: restrained and authentic;


     margins    : soiling of slightly damaged corners;

                  bottom centerfold well repaired;

     plate area : some color mirroring

     verso      : bottom centerfold strengthened; color shine through

Overall quality :perfect/excellent/very good/good/fair/mediocre/poor

Price           :   Euro 295

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