Siciliae Veteris Typus

Name of map     : Siciliae Veteris Typus

Cartographer    : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number    : 4973

Map number      : Ort 2260; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 10P

State number of plate: 2

Copy from edition: 1601 Latin ;Page signature: xxiij;

Estimated number of copies printed: 4275

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 81

Area displayed  : Sicily; inset: Syracuse and surroundings

Plate size      : 370 x 484 mm;

Paper size      : 436 x 546 mm;

Margins, left   : 26  mm,  right: 26  mm;

         upper  : 24  mm,  lower: 37  mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper   color   : off white and fresh;

Age of map color: old, original color;

Colors used     : yellow, pink, green, red, blue, orange

Overall color impression: fresh and lively


     margins    : none;

     plate area : none;

     verso      : none;

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

Price           : Euro  1250

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