Septentrionalium regionum descriptio

Name of map     : Septentrionalium regionum descriptio

Cartographer    : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number    : 4794

Map number      : 160; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 45

State number of plate: 3

Copy from edition: 1592 Latin;  Page signature:  97

Estimated number of copies printed: 7550

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 224

Area displayed  : Northern Europe, Iceland, Greenland,

                  Frisland, NE America, North Pole islands;

Plate size      : 363 x 491 mm;

Paper size      : 413 x 521 mm;

Margins, left   : 16  mm,  right:  17  mm;

         upper  : 25  mm,  lower:  28  mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper   color   : off white;

Age of map color: recent coloring, expertly executed;

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

  general color appearance: restrained;


     margins    : lower margin left and right strengthened;

     plate area : none;

     verso      : lower edge left and right strengthened;

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

Price           :  Euro  3450

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