Asiae nova descriptio

Name of map     : Asiae nova descriptio

Cartographer    : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number    : 4476

Map number      : Ort 6

State number of plate: 1, (of first plate);

Copy from edition: 1573 Latin;  Page signature: 3

Estimated number of copies printed: 1575

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 25

Area displayed  : Asia, North East Africa, West Pacific, New Guinea;

Plate size      : 374 x 494 mm;

Paper size      : 413 x 538 mm;

Margins, left   : 19 mm,  right: 17 mm;

         upper  : 35 mm,  lower:  5 mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper   color   :  white and fresh;

Age of map color: old, original color;


     margins    : slight soiling of bottom margin;

     plate area : none;

     verso      : slight strengthening of centerfold

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

Remarks         : very expressive coloring

Price           :  EURO     3800

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