Asiae nova descriptio

Name of map     : Asiae nova descriptio

Cartographer    : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number    : 4591

Map number      : 7; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 71/I

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

Copy from edition: 1584 Latin;  Page signature: 3

Estimated number of copies printed: 7550

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 305

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

Plate size      : 374 x 488 mm;

Paper size      : 453 x 574 mm;

Margins, left   : 41 mm,  right: 45 mm;

         upper  : 34 mm,  lower: 49 mm;

Paper thickness and quality: extremely heavy and strong;

Paper   color   :  off white;

Age of map color: modern color, expertly executed;


     margins    : very minor soiling of lower corners;

     plate area : none;

     verso      : none;

Overall quality :

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Price           :   Euro  3700

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